SOUTH ITALY – TERRACOTTA LABEL OR LOOM WEIGHT

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SOUTH ITALY – TERRACOTTA LABEL OR LOOM WEIGHT
Disc-shaped trade label with two holes avove for suspension, flat at the back, the front decorated with a stamp of a naked athlete running to the right. Buff clay.

Diam. 7 cm. From Tarentum. Ex private coll. K.v.B, Netherlands
Hellenistic, period, 4th cent. BC or later

cf. Antiken der Sammlung Julis C. und Margot Funcke, Bochum 1972, no.137

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