SOUTH ITALY – TERRACOTTA LABEL OR LOOM WEIGHTPrint
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