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7661, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre, Béziers, Musée Fabregat, CA4201

  • Vase Number: 7661
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Inscriptions: Inscription: HEOS, MEMNON
    Named: ACHILLES, HEKTOR
    Named: EOS, HEOS, MEMNON
  • Decoration: A: EOS WITH BODY OF MEMNON (BOTH NAMED)
    B: FIGHT, ACHILLES AND HEKTOR (BOTH NAMED) FIGHTING OVER FALLEN WARRIOR, SHIELD DEVICE, TRISKELES
  • Last Recorded Collection: Béziers, Musée Fabregat: 1085
  • Previous Collections:
    • Paris, Musée du Louvre: CA4201
  • Publication Record: Huf, L., Frauen jenseits der Konvention: Alterszüge, Tätowierungen und afrikanische Physiognomien im Frauenbild attischer Vasen des 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Munich, 2018): 124, FIG.45 (COLOUR OF B)
    Hyatt, S. (ed.), The Greek Vase (New York, 1981): FIG.80 (A)
    Landes, C. and Laurens, A-F. et al. (eds.), Les vases a memoire, les collections de ceramique Greque dans le midi de la France (Montpellier, 1988): 144, NO.92 (A, B)
    Millingen, J., Ancient Unedited Monuments, Painted Greek Vases (London, 1822): PL.5 (A)
    Muth, S., Gewalt im Bild, Das Phänomen der medialen Gewalt im Athen des 6. und 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Berlin, 2008): 98, FIG.50 (DRAWING OF B)
    PHOTOGRAPH(S) IN THE BEAZLEY ARCHIVE: 2 (PART OF A AND B)
    Recke, M., Gewalt und Leid, Das Bild des Krieges bei den Athenern im 6. und 5. Jh. v. Chr. (Istanbul, 2002): PL.44B (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=6930
  • AVI Record Number: 6689
  • LIMC ID: 15227
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-747b6850f9dd0-1
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre CA 4201.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF neck amphora. Unattributed. First quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Eos carrying the body of Memnon. B: Duel of Achilles and Hector over a fallen warrior.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: on her left, not facing: hε^ος{1}. On her right, facing: Μεμνον.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Memnon's feet intervene.
  • CAVI Comments: Formerly(?) on loan to Bézier, Musée Fabregat 1085. Bothmer (1981) says the vase is "now in Béziers, on loan from the Louvre."
  • CAVI Number: 6689
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 7661. — Dubois-Maisonneuve (1817), pl. 87. — Millingen (1822), pl. 5. — Bothmer (1981), 76 and n. 19, fig. 80 (A). — Landes–Laurens et al. (1988), 144, no. 92 (A, B).
  • 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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