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217003, ATHENIAN, Princeton (N.J.), The Art Museum, Princeton University, Princeton (N.J.), The Art Museum, Princeton University, 64.108

  • Vase Number: 217003
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: HYGIAINON
    Kalos/Kale: H[Y]GIA[INON] KALOS
    Transcription: HYGIAINON
  • Attributed To: ACHILLES P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: Body: DOMESTIC, WOMEN, ONE HOLDING CLOTH
  • Last Recorded Collection: Princeton (N.J.), The Art Museum, Princeton University: 1964.108
  • Previous Collections:
    • Princeton (N.J.), The Art Museum, Princeton University: 64.108
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1000.188
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 313
    Giudice E., Il tymbos, la stele e la barca di Caronte: L'Immaginario della morte sulle lekythoi funerarie a fondo bianco (Rome, 2015): 162, 163, FIGS.8, 10 (COLOUR AND PART OF BD)
    Oakley, J.H., The Achilles Painter (Mainz, 1997): PL.107C (PART OF BD)
    Tzachou-Alexandri, O., Leukes Likythoi tou Zoographou tou Achilleos sto Ethniko Archaiologiko Mouseio (Athens, 1998): 68, FIG.8B (PART)
  • CAVI Collection: Princeton, University Art Museum 64.108.
  • CAVI Lemma: WG lekythos. Achilles Painter (?). Third quarter fifth. 450-445 (Oakley).
  • CAVI Subject: Mistress and Maid: woman to right with a bundle of clothes; woman to left.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: At the top: a kalos-inscription: Η and a few traces; the fifth letter: Α or Λ. Fairbanks reports: Between the heads (closer to that on the left), below the top margin, horizontal stoich. two-liner, centered, fragmentary: The ph. shows: h[υ](γ)ια̣[ινον] | καλο[ς]. {1} ./...//// ..../
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Oakley gives: h[υ]γιαι[νον] | καλος. Fairbanks reports: Hygiainon kalos.
  • CAVI Comments: Ex Alden Sampson collection; given by his son Edward to Princeton, but kept in his house in Princeton in 1967 [now no doubt at the museum]. Refired (Oakley). - Much broken and in poor condition. This vase is not = ARV[2] 1000/188, which is not inscribed. For the number, see Add.[2]. I have not seen the vase. Gamma not recognizable. Heta almost like a nu.
  • CAVI Number: 6851
  • AVI Bibliography: Museum card. — Fairbanks (1907), 218/39. — NNN (1965), RecArtMusPrinceton 24: 1, 22 (noted). — Conversation with F. Jones, curator, 7/28/1967. — NNN (1986), Selections from the Art Museum Princeton University (Princeton): 27. — Add.[2] (1989), 313, under 1000/188 (mention). — Oakley (1997), 141/201, pl. 107C (inscription visible).
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
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