An Attic black-figure band cup
Circa 525-500 B.C.
Depicting a wrestling scene on both sides with two grappling nude male figures, further figures behind them including two attendants draped in himatia holding drapery, with added red and white detail, 11¾in (30cm) wide including handles
- Please note that the Christie's reference is incorrect. The provenance should read:
American private collection, acquired on the New York market in the late 1970s.