Large black glazed pottery lekanis with two handles; the body is marked with a reserved band decorated with black zig-zag lines near the lip, two darker red narrow concentric circles and a reserved band round the foot decorated with black glazed lines, ring foot reserved and marked with concentric circles and a black glazed annule on the base; circular lid marked with dark red concentric circles, a reserved band at the base of the handle decorated with black glazed lines and a circular handle with a conical depression and partially reserved; the glaze is chipped and worn on the exterior.
- Made in: Attica
- Diameter: 25.6 centimetres
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA66602
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