Greek Apulian Terracotta Red-Figured Lekanis

Item Description

C. 4th century BC

A fine red-figured Lekanis with the lid finely decorated with two elegant profiles of Lady’s of Fashion with a palmette panel between. The Lady’s of Fashion are each wearing a necklace, earring and stephane with their hair bound in a sakkos. There is a knopped finial decorated with a rosette and a band of linear decoration to the rim.

Some chips to edges otherwise fine detail and good strong colour.

94mm diam

109mm height



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