Attic Red-Figure Lekythos

An ancient Attic Greek red-figure lekythos with a nude dancing satyr, a cornucopia in the field before him.

Athens, Attica.
Ca. 470 - 440 BC.
Height: 4 3/4 in. (12 cm).

The lekythos was used to hold olive oil in antiquity and was often left as a grave offering.

Formerly in a New York private collection; formerly in the Dr. W. Staufen collection, Heidelberg, Germany, acquired in 1973.
Inv#: 8243
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