c. 550-500 BC
Wedding procession. Left to right, bearded man and woman side by side. Woman holds a large circular object which had knobs at frequent intervals. Next, a youth with long hair playing a lyre. At right, raised hand and breast of woman holdong a stick which crosses diagonally on the hither side of the youth. The circular object was once regarded as a bronze ring like MS 4054. the one in the University Museum, number not determined, illustrated in the AJA article sited below. fig. 1. Mrs. Dohan remarked "Wedding procession for possibility of 'bronze ring' being wreath see Corpus Vasorum France, fasc. 9. Louvre fasc. 6, IIIHC, plates 64, 7; 65, 1 &$. For both style of figures and interpretation of wedding scene see CVA Louvre III, IIIHE- pl. 22, 2, 3,
Gift of Robert H. Lamborn, 1898
[Article] McDaniel, Walton B. 1918. "The so-called athlete's ring". AJA. 22 (3): 295-303.
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