Black glazed pottery lekanis with a ring foot, circular lid with two reserved bands on the upper surface and a circular overhanging ledge handle marked with reserved decoration, one handle now missing, the glaze is worn and chipped, and there are traces of a whitish deposit in places.
- Made in: Attica
- Height: 12.2 centimetres (overall)
- Height: 7.8 centimetres (body)
- Diameter: 13.1 centimetres (body)
- Diameter: 13.3 centimetres (lid)
- Height: 5 centimetres (lid)
Found unregistered, but noted in the register that it was acquired before 1851.
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA66583
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