3 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED LEKYTHOS
CIRCA MID 5TH CENTURY B.C.
With Eros flying to the right, depicted nude, his wings outstretched behind, reaching towards a tendril, a band of key above, rays on the shoulders, vertical lines on the base of the neck
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.)
Acquired by the current owner's family between 1981 and 2000.
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