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South Italian red figured pottery lid of a lebes gamikos in the form of a lekanis on a stand and with a knobbed lid; decorated with a laurel wreath on the upper surface of the stand and a wave pattern around the side of the stand, vertical stripes around the side of the lekanis, a wave pattern around the side of the lekanis cover and rays marked on the upper surface of the cover; the cover has been broken and rejoined.
- Made in: Italy (south)
- Height: 5.9 centimetres (lekanis and stand)
- Diameter: 7.3 centimetres (stand)
- Height: 8.8 centimetres (cover)
- Diameter: 6 centimetres (cover)
- Height: 14 centimetres (overall)
Noted in the catalogue that it was added to the lekanis body registered as 1772.0320.83 and catalogued as F345 since the publication of the catalogue, subsequently removed as not belonging to the lekane body and registered with its current registration number.
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Object reference number: GAA66999
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