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Asterion (Son of Aeschylus)locked


4th century, male.

Active at the end of the 4th century BC (?).

Worker in bronze.

Ancient Greek.

Asterion made a statue dedicated at Olympia by the Sicyonian Chaereas, victor in the children's boxing competition. Since Canachus the Younger made the votive effigy of Bycelus, the first Sicyonian to win this competition, it would seem that Asterion worked at a later date than Canachus, probably at the beginning of the 4th century BC....

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