A small Attic black-figure lekythos
Lot 1
An Attic black-figure lekythos
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Attic black-figure lekythos
Circa 5th Century B.C.
Enlivened with white slip and incision, depicting the goddess Athena fighting a Giant, two Amazons riding a horse on both sides of the scene, ivy branches in the field, the shoulder decorated with tongues and rays, 6in (15cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    Willoughby Gardner Collection (1860-1953), Deganwy, North Wales. Thence by descent.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
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