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Lekane with cover

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(a) Edge of shoulder decorated with geometric birds and a laurel branch. Brown varnish on reddish clay. Two vertical handles at edge of shoulder. (b) Cover ornamented with concentric circles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Rhodes, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 295.

Dimensions

13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.91a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels