Location: On Display in the Greece Gallery
From: Italy | Etruria | Narce
Curatorial Section: Mediterranean
|Current Location||Greece Gallery - On Display|
|Culture||Greek | Faliscan | Etruscan|
|Provenience||Italy | Etruria | Narce|
|Manufacture Location||Euboea | Attica|
|Period||Archaic Greek Period|
|Date Made||ca. 550 BCE|
|Iconography||Foot Race | Youths | Athlete|
Two racing runners. They are likely to be competing in either the standion event, which was a sprint 600 feet long, or the diaulos, which was twice that length. the runners are flanked by either judges or spectators.
Related to the Dolphin Group. Probably Euboean rather than Attic.
|Outside Diameter||17 cm|
|Credit Line||Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896|
|Other Number||218 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number|
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