Burnt sard sealstone engraved with an athlete, nude except for drapery over his right arm, holding an olive branch; a draped Nike crowns him with an olive wreath.
- Excavated/Findspot: Temple of Artemis
- (Asia,Turkey,Anatolia,Anatolia (West),Ionia,Ephesus,Sanctuary of Artemis,Temple of Artemis)
- Length: 2.3 centimetres
- Width: 1.6 centimetres
- Depth: 5 millimetres
- Weight: 1 grammes (approx)
1980 5 Jun- 26 Oct, London, BM, The Ancient Olympic Games
1995, Lausanne, Olympic Museum, Olympism in Antiquity
2008 1 May-12 Jul, Shanghai, The Ancient Olympic Games
2008 2 Aug-31 Sep, Hong Kong, The Ancient Olympic Games
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA32106
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