London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE KYLIX
CIRCA 400 B.C.
Tondo: a youth wearing an himation leaning on a staff, with right arm outstretched towards another figure wrapped with himation over their head, within a circular border of meander and crosses
Exterior: each side with a standing nude athlete, one with strigil, flanked by two men wrapped in their himations, one leaning on a staff Elaborate palmette with foliate tendrils below the handles, repaired with restoration, with a presentation case
3½ in. (8.9 cm.) high
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