On the shelf there is a figure of a hawk, an ushabti figure, and a lekythos
Mayor's reasoning relies on a too-literal interpretation of the images, such as the Amazonomachy on a large lekythos
infernale dipinta su una lekythos
funeraria a figure nere (Atene, Museo
SERAFINI, "Una lekythos
ateniese a figure nere: una nuova lettura", Ostraka, 21, 2012, 179-87.
Eros e il gioco dell'ephedrismos su una lekythos
After all, A Thousand Tiny Deaths dangled vessels not of one uniform shape but rather of diverse types with connections to specific cultures and historical periods: the meiping vase, the ambrosia vase, the squat lekythos
and so forth.
To celebrate the same achievement, her friend Ken Follett also gave her a beautiful gift--a lekythos
, an ancient Greek oil jar, on which women play their lyres and flute players dance all around.
18) On a lekythos
by the Oinokles Painter, dated c.
Sometimes the Pan Painter used an intermediate version, which I will call "UL," in which the interruptive ornament emerged alternately from the upper and lower parts of the decorative band, as on the upper body frieze of a lekythos
in Providence (Fig.
For example, grapes and nautical images might be used on the kylix (drinking cup) or a ceremonial procession might be a part of the lekythos
(oil flask) design.
No passage in this comedy, it appears, has produced greater discussion than the lekythos
joke, and it is certainly helpful to learn that a common type of the flask `looks remarkably like a penis; and the use to which a [GREEK WORDS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] was normally put meant that it dispensed small quantities of thick fluid' (204)
There is also a large South Italian lekythos
(a container for perfumed oil) from about 350-340 B.