Lekythos

Description
This small Greek jug was found at a cemetery area on Sicily. It is decorated with a palmette design, and was probably used for perfumed oil.
Accession Loan No.
36/1927/17
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
lekythos
Simple Name
vessel
Full Name
lekythos, wine jug, oinochoe
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Material
pottery; red figure ware
Collector / Excavator
Forbes, J de B, Rev
Collection Site Name
Necropolis at Marsala (Lilybaeum)
Collection Town
Marsala
Collection County
Sicily
Collection Country
Italy
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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