Attic black figure amphora, decorated on side A and B with courting scene of couple within four linked palmettes with central lotus, female figure holding a lotus flower and seated on a folding stool. On neck, alternating linked palmettes, row of tongues on shoulder; dotted border below scenes, rays above black base.
H. 23 cm. Repaired
Late 6th century BC, c. 510 - 500 BC
Ex priv. coll. G.S., acq. from Sotheby's London 1978