Artist attributed to Group of Athens 581, Greek
  • Lekythos
Date c. 500 BC
Medium Black-figure ware
Dimensions Height x Diameter: 7 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. (20.0 x 9.3 cm)
diameter of mouth: 4.8 cm
diameter of foot: 5.6 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.124
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
found at Cyrene
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. 9], from whom purchased by the DIA in 1924.

Bothmer, D. von, Amazons in Greek Art, Oxford, 1957, no. 96, pp. 47, 48, 239, pl. 37, no. 4 repr. (detail).

Böhr, E., Der Shaukelmaler, Kerameus, Mainz/Rhein, 1982, vol. 4, p. 69, no. 359.

Madigan, B., Corinthian and Attic Vases in the Detroit Institute of Arts, (Monumenta Graeca et Romana), vol. 12, Leiden/Boston, 2008, p. 33, cat. 39, figs. 61-62 (attributed to class of Athens 581i).