Fragment of a terracotta kylix, joins 1978.11.7a,d; 1979.11.9; 1988.11.5; 1989.43; 1990.170; 1995.540
- Attributed to Makron
- Late Archaic
- ca. 490 B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Dietrich von Bothmer, 1980
- Accession Number:
Portion of himation worn by a man over his right shoulder.
The scene here takes place in the gymnasium, as indicated by the sponge, strigil (scraper), and aryballos (oil flask) on the wall. Athletes converse among themselves while older trainers are rewarding their young charges.