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Oil flask (squat lekythos)

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Eros flying and playing the lyre.

Provenance

By 1941: Edward Jackson Holmes Collection; gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, December 11, 1941

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Greek, Early Classical Period, about 470 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Accession Number

41.911

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels