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Lekythos

Lekythos

  • Date:

    6th Century BC (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    red earthenware with decoration in reserve against a black glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by George Salting, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.2490-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Painted round the body in black with 4 warriors in combat below the shoulder a band of meander radiating leaf motives on the shoulder

Date

6th Century BC (made)

Materials and Techniques

red earthenware with decoration in reserve against a black glaze

Dimensions

Height: 8.8 cm, Diameter: 5 cm

Descriptive line

Red earthenware with decoration in reserve,against a black glaze. attic 6th Century BC

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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