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An Attic Red-figure Plate with Hoplitodromos
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Attic ca. 510-500 B.C..Clay. Dm. 20.6 cmTondo: A running, nude youth, carrying the heavy circular shield of a hoplite warrior in his outstretched left hand while grasping a Chalcidian helmet by the cheek piece in his right. The youth's nudity and the fact that he carries armour give good indications that he was participating in the 'hoplitodromos.' The plate itself has an elegant offset rim and was pierced in antiquity with two holes at the top for suspension. Restored from fragments. Surface partially worn.Formerly Coll. Nicolas Koutoulakis (1939-1994). Thereafter French priv. coll.
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An Attic Red-figure Plate with Hoplitodromos

Estimate CHF 14,000 - CHF 18,000
Mar 25, 2021
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Starting Price CHF 12,000
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Dr. Lillian Bartlett Stoner
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Dr. Ulrike Haase
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0013: An Attic Red-figure Plate with Hoplitodromos

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Attic ca. 510-500 B.C..Clay. Dm. 20.6 cmTondo: A running, nude youth, carrying the heavy circular shield of a hoplite warrior in his outstretched left hand while grasping a Chalcidian helmet by the cheek piece in his right. The youth's nudity and the fact that he carries armour give good indications that he was participating in the 'hoplitodromos.' The plate itself has an elegant offset rim and was pierced in antiquity with two holes at the top for suspension. Restored from fragments. Surface partially worn.Formerly Coll. Nicolas Koutoulakis (1939-1994). Thereafter French priv. coll.

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