Artist Greek
Title
  • Lekythos
Date 440/430 BC
Dimensions 6 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (15.9 x 7.9 x 7.3 cm)
diameter of foot: 5.4 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.118
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
found near the Dipylon Gate, Athens, in 1871;
Gotha, Collection of the Dukes of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha;
[Collection placed on deposit--Gotha, Schloss Friedenstein, no. 60], from whom purchased by the DIA in 1924.
Madigan, B., Corinthian and Attic Vases in the Detroit Institute of Arts, (Monumenta Graeca et Romana), vol. 12, Leiden/Boston, 2008, pp. 60-61, cat. 80, fig. 110 (attributed to the Quadrate Painter).