honorthegods: Sappho Playing the Lyre Black-f…

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Sappho Playing the Lyre Black-figure Attic kalpis attributed to the Sappho Painter, circa 510 BCE. Inscribed with the name ‘PSAPSO’. Height: 32 cm/12.5 in Width: 34 cm/13.3 in. Collection of the National Museum, Warsaw. Image source: Wikimedia Commons (X). Image license: Public Domain.

This vessel, of a type used to carry water, is the earliest known depiction of Sappho, who died around 570 BCE.

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