Triumphant athlete.

Black-figure Panathenaic amphora. Attic.
From the Boulas group.
Clay. End of the 5th beginning of the 4th century BCE.
Height: 7.1 cm.
Inv. No. . 9201.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Unknown; acquired in 1955.
Description:
This little vase shows on one side a triumphant athlete and on the other a diaulos runner. The stride is long.

L. Utkina, D. Vanhove
Literature:
K. S. Gorbounova, The Attic black-figure Vases at the Hermitage (Leningrad, 1983) no. 191 p. 212.
Credits:
1993. Photo, text: OLYMPISM IN ANTIQUITY. Olympic Museum Lausanne. Bertelsmann UFA. Industria Gráfica S. A. Barcelona, 1993, p. 105 cat. no. 48.
Photo M. Verhasselt (Brussels-Dilbeek).
1993 Comité International Olympique.

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