Terracotta lekythos (oil flask)
- 2nd quarter of 5th century B.C.
- Greek, Attic
- Terracotta; red-figure
- H. 6 15/16 in. (17.7 cm); diameter 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1941
- Accession Number:
The young warrior is equipped with a helmet, shield, spear, and greaves. The nudity of his torso evokes the athletic training that prepared him for battle.