GREECE – ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE LEKYTHOS

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GREEC – ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE LEKYTHOS

Herakles wrestling with the Cretan bull in white, flanked by two trees enlivened with fruits in added white, clothing and club above in field, encircling bands below, band with double dotted row above scene, rays and dashes on shoulder
H. 10,7 cm. Repaired
c. 510 BC

Ex private collection, Freiburg, Germany

In his seventh Labour, Herakles overcame the maddened bull of Crete and brought it back to Mycenae where he let it go

 7.000

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