18 October 2005
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE LEKYTHOS
LATE 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Decorated with the profile head of a woman, her kekryphalos painted with red and white dotted decoration and tied with a ribbon, wearing stephane and beaded necklace, palmettes and foliate motifs either side, large palmette below handle
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
English private collection; acquired by the present owner's father in the 1940s.
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