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Lekythos

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Design nearly obliterated. Draped figure on the front, scrolls and palmettes around the rest of the body, rays on the shoulder. Spherical, small. ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #159 (13.78) Squat Lekythos Probably Faliscan Attributed to the Sokra Group (Pianu) 375-350 B.C. On the front, a...

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Provenance

1877: loaned to MFA by William Sturgis Bigelow; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Italic, Etruscan, Classical Period, 375–350 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 159.

Dimensions

9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.78

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels