Base of a funerary kouros

Base of a funerary kouros

Marble base of a funerary kouros. Found in the Kerameikos, Athens, in 1922, built into the Themistoklean wall. Three of the sides have relief representations. The front has a depiction of youths playing a game rather like hockey. The two sides have depictions of four-horse chariots and warriors in heavy armour. Circa 510-500 BC (NAM Γ 3477)

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