The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Loeschcke Type 8. Unpierced handle. Mold-made. Discus: two gladiators; on left, standing retiarius, facing right and holding long trident aslant, and, on right, kneeling opponent, also facing right. Relief scroll pattern on shoulder. On base, in Greek letters: XAP (?). Red-buff clay.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2876, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.