Artist Greek
  • Lekythos
Date late 6th/early 5th Century BC
Medium Black-figure ware
Dimensions Height x Diameter: 7 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (19.7 x 9.3 cm)
diameter of mouth: 4.3 cm
diameter of foot: 4.9 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.123
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
found at Syracuse
Gotha, Collection of the Dukes of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha;
Gotha, Collection Herzog Albert Ernest Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha [Collection placed on deposit--Gotha, Schloss Friedenstein, no. H. A. 6, ], 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. 32-33, cat. 38, figs. 59-60 (attributed to the Phanyllis Group: E: the group of Hoplite-Leaving-Home).