Collectible Silver Keyring with coin depicting the Charioteer of Delphi ( Iniohos / Heniochos/ Iniochos )
The "Charioteer of Delphi" is one of the best known ancient Greek statues, and one of the best preserved examples of classical bronze casts and a fine example of the "Severe" style. It is also one of the most important sculptures of ancient Greece partly because it vividly represents the passage from the Archaic conventions to the Classical ideals. It exemplifies the balance between stylized geometric representation and idealized realism. The young athlete stands and stares with a natural ease that allows him to levitate in a realm between earthly and divine spaces.
|Article group||Key chains|
|Historic Period||Era: Classical|
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Length (top to bottom)||110 mm (4 and 21⁄64in)|
|Inner (coin) diameter||28 mm (1 and 7⁄64in)|