Nov 13, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
Nov 13, 2009

Black-Figure Lekythos (Oil Vessel): Seated Men, Warriors and Horse

Black-Figure Lekythos (Oil Vessel): Seated Men, Warriors and Horse

c. 510–500 BC

attributed to Leagros Group

(Greek, Attic, active c. 520–500 BC)

Ceramic

Overall: 31.7 cm (12 1/2 in.)

Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund 1929.134

Location

Description

A spearman departs with a horse between two seated men. A second spearman is at the far left. The inscriptions, which are nonsense, were probably done by an illiterate artist.

See also
Collection: 
GR - Greek
Department: 
Greek and Roman Art
Type of artwork: 
Ceramic
Medium: 
Ceramic

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