Terracotta miniature Panathenaic amphora
- Attributed to the Bulas Group
- ca. 400 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; black-figure
- H. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); diameter 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1941
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Reverse, athlete seated with a race torch
The seated athlete on the reverse is holding a special kind of torch used in races; it is designed to protect the hand of the runner.