Greek Attic White Ground Black Figure Lekythos

14397. Greek Attic White Ground Black Figure Lekythos

Athens Greece. Ca 6th Cent BC

Slender cylindrical oil vessel decorated in black figure technique with geometric devices around body, hatched bands above and below; key pattern below shoulder; and ray band on the shoulder. White ground pottery was used specifically in funerary contexts.
Size 7-3/4 inches (19.6cm) H.

Condition: Good intact, some wear to painted surface.

Provenance: Acquired by decedent L.S. Hartsdale, NY around 1950s-1960s

$1,650


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