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ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE LEKYTHOS FROM THE PHANYLLOS GROUP

Between apotropaic eyes, two women draped capite velato in black stand with their hands extended in the attitude of mourning.

Ca. 500 BC

H. 11 3/4 in. (30 cm.)

Ex French collection.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2009, no. 102; J. Eisenberg, One Thousand Years of Ancient Greek Vases II, 2010, no. 65.

Cf. Haspels, ABL pl. 19,1 and 3, both with ivy on the neck. For an example with the figures on the body between eyes, as yours, see J. Beazley, Attic Black-figure Vase -painters, no. 699.

PBPR10
$17,500


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