Attic Greek Black-Figure Lekythos: Dionysos

Attic Greek Black-Figure Lekythos: Dionysos

An ancient Athenian black-figure lekythos of slender form with a scene of Dionysos reclining with a Maenad before him and satyrs at each side.

Athens, Attica.
Ca. 525 - 500 BC.
Height: 9 1/2 in. (24 cm).

The lekythos was used to hold olive oil in antiquity and was often left as a grave offering.

Formerly in a New York private collection.

Inv#: 7006

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