Lot 411: Attic Black Figure Lekythos
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Attic Black Figure Lekythos
Attributed to the Diosphos Painter, circa 490 BC
Depicting a seated goddess approached by men on horseback. Height 7 1/2 inches (19 cm).
Royal Athena Gallery, New York
Purchased February 5, 1968
C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection
Chip to lip and repaired brakes, also to handle, losses to decoration and black painted surfaces, foot broken and repaired with evidence of old glue
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