Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery

From: Italy | Etruria | Chiusi

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS2515
Current Location Greece Gallery - On Display
Culture Attic
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Chiusi
Manufacture Location Attica
Creator Makron
Period Archaic Greek Period
Date Made 490-480 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Ceramic
Technique Red Figure
Iconography Discus | Athletics | Couch

I, Jumper. Naked youth advancing to right, left arm outstretched in front of him. On the ground between his legs a pair of halteres. Behind him at the left is part of a couch (?) or chest (?). Exterior undecorated. Minor sections and fragments of lip and wall missing and restored in plaster. Also part of tondo restored in plaster.

Height 8 cm
Outside Diameter 19.3 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

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