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Lekythos

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Yellow clay, decoration in reddish brown; main zone two lions, a boar and a swan.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Richard Norton; September 10, 1908: purchased by MFA through Richard Norton for $ 480.00 (this is the total price for MFA 08.368 and 08.369)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Proto-Corinthian Period,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Fairbanks, Vases (MFA), no. 395.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.063 H. 0.035 D.

Accession Number

08.369

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels