On each side, between two "eyes," an armored jumper upside-down before his companion or trainer. On one side, a mound under the jumper. Interior: erased Gorgoneion - traces of incision visible. Eye-Cup (Hybrid)
By 1966: with Sotheby & Co., 34 and 35 New Bond Street, London W1 (auction, April 4, lot 157); by 1967: with D. J. Crowther, Ltd., List 1, no. 9; purchased from D. J. Crowther by Charles S. Lipson; gift of Charles S. Lipson to MFA, September 13, 1967
Gift of Charles S. Lipson
Greek, Archaic Period, about 530 B.C.