Attic red-figure lekythos depicting a mythological figure

On display

Details

  • Title

    Attic red-figure lekythos depicting a mythological figure

  • Artist/maker

    manner of The Berlin Painter (505 - 460 BC)
  • Associated place

    Attica (place of creation)
  • Date

    c.480 BC
  • Material and technique

    pottery, with painted decoration

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    31.9 cm (height)
    rim 6.1 cm (diameter)
    foot 7.4 cm (diameter)
    10.7 cm (width)
    1.5 cm (rim thickness)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1889.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 16 | The Greek World
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1889.1015

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Further reading

Gardner, P., Evans, A., Catalogue of the Greek Vases in the Ashmolean Museum, Museum Oxoniense, 1 (Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1893), no.311 on p. 31, pl.23

Beazley, John, D., Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Great Britain 3, Oxford 1 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1927), no. 1 on p. 30, no. 1 on pl. 39

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