Sculptor from Aegina. C. was considered a contemporary of Hegesias and a pupil of Tectaeus and Angelion; his style was seen as archaic compared to that of Canachus. An extant base from the Acropolis is dated to c. 500 BC. Pausanias describes a bronze tripod made by C. at Amycae -- a Spartan dedication after a victory against Messene -- featuring Kore as its support. It appears that other tripods, by Gitiades, were also part of t…
Cite this page
Neudecker, Richard (Rome),
Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 20 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e607280>