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White-Ground Lekythos
White-Ground Lekythos
Date:
late 5th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
18 x 5 7/16 (45.7 x 13.8 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
1925.19
Acquisition Date:
1925-02-01
Credit Line:

Gift of the Queen of Greece through Alma de Bretteville Spreckels

Two mourners at a grave stele; between them, a seated female figure representing the dead.

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