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213681, ATHENIAN, Madrid, Museo Arqueologico Nacional, Madrid, Museo Arqueologico Nacional, 11013

  • Vase Number: 213681
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: KRATER, BELL
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: Named: THESEUS
  • Attributed To: POLYGNOTOS, GROUP OF by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: AMAZONOMACHY, AMAZON IN PATTERNED SUIT WITH BOW, QUIVER AND SWORD, THESEUS (NAMED) WITH SPEAR AND SHIELD, GREEK IN PILOS AND CHLAMYS WITH SPEAR
    B: DRAPED YOUTHS, ONE WITH STAFF, BAG SUSPENDED
  • Last Recorded Collection: Madrid, Museo Arqueologico Nacional: L170
  • Previous Collections:
    • Madrid, Museo Arqueologico Nacional: 11013
  • Publication Record: Archivo Espanol de Arqueologia: 87 (2014), 44, FIG.5 (A)
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1054.51
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: MADRID, MUSEO ARQUEOLOGICO NACIONAL 2, IIIIC.8-9, PL.(74) 17.2A-B View Whole CVA Plates
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=5073
  • AVI Record Number: 4890
  • LIMC ID: 43783
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-76104585ed92b-b
  • CAVI Collection: Madrid 11,013.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF bell krater. Group of Polygnotos. Third quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Theseus, followed by a companion, attacks an Amazon. B: three youths.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: to right of Theseus' head: Θεσευς{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Bothmer shows the first sigma as three-stoke and reversed, but the photo does not confirm this. Leroux also has the first sigma of this shape; his ph. too is not clear on the point.
  • CAVI Number: 4890
  • AVI Bibliography: Photos. — Leroux (1912), 94/170, pl. 22, right (A, shows inscription). — J.R. Mélida, CVA Madrid 2, Spain 2 (1944), pl. 17,2. — Bothmer (1957), 186/92. — ARV[2] (1963), 1054/51. — ARV[2] (1963), 1054/51. — Matheson (1995), 458/PGU61 (not ill.).
  • 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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