AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED LEKYTHOS
attributed to the bowdoin painter
circa mid 5th century b.c.
With Nike pouring an offering on to an altar, the goddess clad in a chiton and himation, her hair tied in a fillet in added red, a wavy tendril hanging down from behind her ear, her wings extended out to either side, the phiale held in her right hand extended out over the altar, a row of black dots on its molding; with bands of key above and below, palmettes on the shoulders, vertical lines above
10.11/16 in. (27.14 cm) high