Tall Apulian net lekythos of spindly form with gloss-coated mouth. The neck is decorated with tongues, black bands frame the body which is covered with a net pattern of fine black lines.
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
H. 12.7 cm (5 in)
Part of the foot professionally restored, chipping underneath the handle. Otherwise intact.
Swiss private collection G.B., Zurich, inherited in 1977.
The authenticity of the object is unconditionally guaranteed.