Ancient 5th century B.C. Greek Athenian Black Figure Terracotta Lekythos

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Ancient, 5th century B.C.Greek Athenian black - figure Terracotta Lekythos, painted with a central band of vine leaves and berries, a band of lattice work above and below, rays on the shoulder, and black on the spout and around the foot. 

 

MEASUREMENTS: Height: 14.8 cm (5.83 inches) 

 

CONDITION: Intact, no repairs or restorations, Rim of the neck chipped, minor chipping to the rim of the base, with light surface deposits. All of this is an aspect from an Ancient pottery which is over 2400 years old. 

 

PROVENANCE: Ex Canadian private collection. 

 

The buyer will be provided with a certificate of authenticity. 

 

To see a related Lekythos in The Detroit Institute of Arts Museum collection please view the link below. 

 

https://www.dia.org/art/collection/object/lekythos...

Item Details

Reference #:
G180
Quantity
1
Category
Antiquities
SubCategory
Plant/Fiber/Paper
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
5th century B.C
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material