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1408, ATHENIAN, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, 08.292

  • Vase Number: 1408
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: KANTHAROS
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Inscriptions: Inscription: KALOS
  • Last Recorded Collection: Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 08.292
  • Publication Record: American Journal of Archaeology: 116.2 (2012), 370, FIG.2 (COLOUR OF A)
    Antike Kunst: 12 (1969), PL.5.1-2 (A, B)
    Archäologischer Anzeiger: 1965, 855, FIG.5 (B)
    Boardman, J., and LaRocca, E., Eros in Greece (London, 1978): 80-81 (A, B)
    Brule, P., Women of Ancient Greece (Edinburgh, 2003): 91 (A)
    Caskey, L.D., Geometry of Greek Vases (Boston, 1922): 154, NO.110 (PROFILE)
    Dierichs, A., Erotik in der Kunst Griechenlands (Mainz, 2008): 104, FIG.73 (COLOUR OF PART)
    Dover, K., Greek Homosexuality (London, 1978): B 598 (A, B)
    Frasca, R. (ed.), La multimedialita della comunicazione educativa in Grecia e a Roma, Scenario, Percorsi (Bari, 1996): 54, TOP RIGHT (A, B)
    Hermary, A. and Dubois, C. (eds.), L'Enfant et la mort dans l'antiquite III, le materiel associe aux tombes d'enfants (Aix-en-Provence, 2012): 421, FIG.5 (COLOUR OF A)
    Herrmann, J. and Kondoleon, C., (eds.), Games for the Gods, The Greek Athlete and the Olympic Spirit (Boston, 2004): 129, FIG.7 (A)
    Johns, C., Sex or Symbol, Erotic Images of Greece and Rome (London, 1982): PL.28 (PART OF A)
    Keuls, E., The Reign of the Phallus (New York, 1985): 283, FIGS.252-53 (A,B)
    Kolb, H., Foxes from the gods, The mythology and symbolism of the fox in the middle east and Europe over the past five thousand years (Aberdeen, 2013): 118, FIG.29 (DRAWING OF PART OF A [WITH PARTS OF 350505])
    Kondoleon, C. and Segal, P.C. (eds.), Aphrodite and the gods of love (Boston, 2011): 110, NO.81 (COLOUR OF A)
    Lear, A. and Cantarella, E., Images of ancient Greek pederasty, Boys were their gods (London and New York, 2008): 60, FIG.1.17 (A)
    Neils, J. and Oakley, J.H. (eds.), Coming of Age in Ancient Greece, Images of Childhood from the Classical Past (New Haven, 2003): 63, FIG.4 (A)
    Ostraka: 7 (1998) 170, FIG.12 (A)
    Reinsberg, C., Ehe, Hetärentum und Knabenliebe im antiken Griechenland (Munich, 1989): 189, FIGS.105A-B (A, B)
    Sanchez, C., Kunst und Erotik in der Antike (Berlin, 2013): 116, FIG.46 (PART OF A)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 2745
  • CAVI Collection: Boston 08.292.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF kantharos (tumbler, mug). From Greece (probably). Unattributed. Last quarter sixth. Ca. 520.
  • CAVI Subject: A: among grape vines, bearded man ορχιπεδιζων a boy. B: similar, but the boy jumps up.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: above the heads: καλος. B: in same position: κα[λος].
  • CAVI Number: 2745
  • AVI Bibliography: Caskey (1909), 429, middle. — Beazley (1947), 208/α 41.
  • 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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