Pottery rhyton in the form of a seated sphinx. On the cup are a seated youth and a woman with a sceptre (perhaps Theseus and Aithra), Kekrops and Nike, and two running women (perhaps the daughters of Kekrops).

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1873,0820.265

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Pottery rhyton in the form of a seated sphinx. On the cup are a seated youth and a woman with a sceptre (perhaps Theseus and Aithra), Kekrops and Nike, and two running women (perhaps the daughters of Kekrops).

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