Cast Gallery catalogue number: D046a

Cast No. D046a

The hero Echelos carries off the nymph Basile in his chariot. Hermes leads the horses.
See D046b for the reverse.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 78cm.
  • Copy of one side of a marble relief.
  • The relief:
    • was made in about 410 BC.
    • was dedicated by a man named Kephisodotos.
    • was found in the Sanctuary of Echelidai at New Phaleron (Athens) in 1903 with D047.
    • is now in Athens, National Museum, 1783.

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