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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1977.216.362
Title
Lekythos (oil flask): Herakles fighting the Erymanthian Boar
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
500-475 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Attica
Period
Archaic period, Late, to Early Classical
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/287619
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Black-figure
Dimensions
12.2 x 5.4 cm (4 13/16 x 2 1/8 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Beazley Archive Database #331335
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Transfer from the Department of the Classics, Harvard University, Gift of Pfeiffer-Hartwell Collection
Accession Year
1977
Object Number
1977.216.362
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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