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Black-figure white-ground oinochoe

Black-figure white-ground oinochoe

Culture: Greek, Athenian
Date: c. 510 BCE
Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions:
9 1/16 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches (23 x 15 x 15 cm)
Classification: Decorative Art
Credit Line: The Duke Classical Collection
Label Text:Here we see an athlete with jumping weights (halteres) in each hand. His trainer accompanies him on the left, and his attendant waits on the right holding his clothing, an oil container and a stenglis (strigil), used to scrape off oil and sand after exercise.

Object number: DCC1969.4
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