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9017220, ATHENIAN, Munich, Antikensammlungen, 6498

  • Vase Number: 9017220
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK GLAZE
  • Shape Name: LEKANIS
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Last Recorded Collection: Munich, Antikensammlungen: 6498
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  • AVI Record Number: 5352
  • CAVI Collection: Munich 6498.
  • CAVI Lemma: BG lekanis. From Cumae. Unattributed. Ca. 450.
  • CAVI Subject: No figured decoration.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Grr., in three lines: ιχθυαι ΔΙ- | ΔΡ ΙΙΙΙ | ΑΠ [[ΔΡ and ΑΠ lig.]].
  • CAVI Comments: ιχθυη: a pot for serving fish: the word also occurs on two lost vases: ex Pourtalès and ex Naples, Betti. Johnston thinks it is the lekanis. He also accepts ΔΡ (with tailed rho) as an early sign for drachma, against Amyx. He implies a reading of the price inscription as 11 ichthyai for 4 drachmas (ca. 2 obols a piece); see Hackl (1909), p. 74.
  • CAVI Number: 5352
  • AVI Bibliography: Hackl (1909), no. 601a, 74, pl. 3. — Amyx (1958), 299, pl. 54,f (after Hackl). — Johnston (1979), 91/3B 4, 163/6F 1, 229-30.
  • 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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