Description: An Attic Black-Figure lekythos with cylindrical body, short foot, thin neck and flared spout. The body decorated with three linked palmettes with two series of closely-spaced radial strokes on the shoulder. Some wear to the decoration and some scattered chips and a break to the neck repaired without restoration.
Size: 150 mm/5.9 ins. high
Date: Athens, c. 500-450 B.C.
Provenance: Ex Essex private collection.
Photographed in both natural and artificial light.