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Identification and Creation
Object Number
6.1908
Title
Lekythos (oil flask): Seated Female Flanked by Two Standing Figures in Orchard
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
c. 500 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Attica
Period
Classical period, High
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/293335
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Terracotta
Technique
Black-figure
Dimensions
14 × 5.2 cm (5 1/2 × 2 1/16 in.)
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Beazley Archive Database #305485
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Estate of Donald Upham and Mrs. R. U. Hunter
Object Number
6.1908
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Black figure white ground
Publication History

George H. Chase and Mary Zelia Pease, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, U.S.A.: volume 8, Fogg Museum and Gallatin Collections, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, MA, 1942), p. 39, no. 6

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