- late 1st–2nd century A.D.
- Terracotta; mold-made, lead-glazed ware
- 2 19/32 x 6 1/2 in. (6.6 x 16.5 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
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In the discus stands a gladiator in armor, greaves, and helmet. His small, square shield and curved sword mark him as a thrax (Thracian), one of the more popular categories of fighter.