Greek Apulian Net Lekythos, around 300 BC
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Greek: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1236202
Ostracon Ancient Art
Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
Gallery by appointment
Lekythos of nearly squat shape decorated with a net pattern of fine black lines on the body.
Gloss-coated mouth and upper part of the handle, foot ring and lower area of the body also black.
For a related example, cf. item no. 272 in: John W. Hayes. Greek and Italian Black-Gloss Wares and Related Wares in the Royal Ontario Museum. Toronto 1984.
Greek, Apulian, around 300 BC
9.9 cm (3.9 in)
Intact. Surface worn.
Swiss private collection, acquired 1985 in the local market.
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.