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206766, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1864,1007.126

  • Vase Number: 206766
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PELIKE
  • Provenance: GREECE, RHODES, CAMIROS
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Attributed To: EARLY MANNERIST, UNDETERMINED by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: ARMS OF ACHILLES, ACHILLES DRAPED, SEATED ON CHAIR WITH STAFF, THETIS, WOMEN, ONE HOLDING SHIELD, ONE HELMET, AND SPEAR, BETWEEN OLD MAN AND ATHENA, SHIELD DEVICE, WOMAN WITH WOOL
    B: DRAPED YOUTH WITH SPEAR (ACHILLES ?) ARMING, WOMEN HOLDING SWORDS, HELMET, SPEAR AND CORSLET
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: E363
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Barringer, J.M., Divine Escorts, Nereids in Archaic and Classical Greek Art (Ann Arbor, 1995): PLS.25-27 (A, B, AH)
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 586.36
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 249.14
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases (London, 1975): FIG.332 (A)
    Burn, L. and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 129
    Carpenter, T.H., Art and Myth in Ancient Greece (London, 1991): FIG.313 (A)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 263
    Knittlmayer, B., Die Attische Demokratie und ihre Helden, Darstellungen des trojanischen Sagenkreises im 6. und frühen 5. Jh.v.Chr. (Heidelberg, 1997): PL.10.2 (A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: I, PL.110, ACHILLEUS 515 (A)
    Meyer, M. and Adornato, G. (eds.), Innovations and Inventions in Athens c. 530 to 470 BCE: Two Crucial Generations. Wiener Forschungen zur Archäologie 18 (Vienna, 2020): FIG.3.14 (COLOUR OF PART OF A)
    Monumenti inediti pubblicati dall'Instituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica (Rome, 1829-91): 11, PL.8
    Muller, Iconological Studies in Roman Art (Amsterdam, 1994): I, FIG.43, II, FIG.21 (PARTS OF A)
    Villing, A. et al., Troy: myth and reality (London, 2019): 83, FIG.61 (COLOUR OF A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4748
  • AVI Record Number: 4576
  • LIMC ID: 15525
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-747faaf8c5522-7
  • British Museum Link: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1864-1007-126
  • CAVI Collection: London E 363.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pelike. From Camiros. Earlier Mannerists viii: undetermined. Second quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Thetis and Nereids bringing his armor to Achilles (seated in the center); Athena, etc. B: three Nereids; at right, a youth with a spear (Achilles?). Under one handle: altar; under the other: a base with a helmet.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: above Achilles' head: καλος. B: near the youth: καλος.
  • CAVI Number: 4576
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 239-40. — ARV[2] (1963), 586/36. — Add.[2] (1989), 263.
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/589836
  • Coordinates: 36.336562,27.919521
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 36.336185,27.921195

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