London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
AN ATTIC POTTERY 'PLASTIC' LEKYTHOS
4TH CENTURY B.C.
The front modelled with a young naked figure of Dionysos, a wreath in his hair, holding a bunch of grapes in his raised right hand, seated on a stool with his foot resting on the back of an attendant dog, remains of white slip, black glazed trefoil-lipped neck and single handle, on integral cylindrical base, repaired
6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) high
From a collection formed during the late 1950s and 1960s.
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