10 December 2004
A CORINTHIAN BLACK-FIGURED ARYBALLOS
ATTRIBUTED TO THE LIEBIEGHAUS GROUP
CIRCA EARLY 6TH CENTURY B.C.
Spherical in form, with a cylindrical neck, disk rim and strap handle, a quatrefoil of lotuses and buds on the body, a six-pointed star on the reverse, a female head in left profile on the handle, hatching on the rim, a rosette around the mouth
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high
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For the Liebieghaus Group and a similar example see p. 164ff. and pl. 63 in Amyx, Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period.
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