26 - 27 October 2004
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE LEKYTHOS WITH FEMALE LEOPARD
LATE 5TH CENTURY B.C.
The body decorated with a spotted leopard, with prominent teats and turned frontal face, with tail curled out behind and left foreleg raised, standing on a reserved ground-line, band of meander above and rays on the shoulder, repaired neck
6¾ in. (17 cm.) high
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Animals, 1981, I, no. 129.
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