The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Loeschcke Type 1B. Mold-made. Discus: dancer moving right, but with his head turned back over his right shoulder facing left, both arms raised over his head, holding ?, with a narrow band of lines and grooves at edge. Single filling hole towards right. Volutes flanking nozzle. Within raised base ring, uneven base, with impressed letters across center: [FAV]STI.
Inscription: inscribed "FAVSTI"
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2859, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Bodel, John P. and Stephen Tracy. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA : A Checklist. p. 199, Rome: The American Academy in Rome.