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Athenian Red Figure kylix representing Herakles wrestling Antaios

Athenian Red Figure kylix representing Herakles wrestling Antaios

An inscription flanking the figures reads καλος Αθενοδοτος, "Athenodotos is beautiful"
Greek, Late Archaic/Early Classical period, ca. 1st quarter 5th c. BCE
Provenance unknown

National Archaeological Museum, Athens
Inv. 1666 (CC1166)
Donated by Char. Trikoupis

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Photo taken on 1 March 2013 (© diffendale / Flickr)

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 5th c. bce, early 5th c. bce, 1st half 5th c. bce, 1st quarter 5th c. bce, 490s bce, 480s bce, red figure, attic red figure, athenian red figure, late archaic, kylix, cup, drinking, myth, wrestling, athletics, sports, games, competition, agon
 

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