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4860, ATHENIAN, Jerusalem, Israel Museum, London, market, Sotheby's, 74.9.8

  • Vase Number: 4860
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: HYDRIA
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Decoration: Body: CHARIOT
    Shoulder: HORSE RACE, TERMA
  • Last Recorded Collection: Jerusalem, Israel Museum: 74.9.8
  • Previous Collections:
    • London, market, Sotheby's
  • Publication Record: Jan Mitchell Gift to the Israel Museum: I, Archaeology: Past and Present (Jerusalem, 1974): 37, NO.8
    Maul-Mandelartz, E., Griechische Reiterdarstellungen in agonistischem Zusammenhang (Frankfurt, 1990): PL.21, NO.V6
    Sotheby, sale catalogue: 12.6.1967, NO.146
    Sotheby, sale catalogue: 3.12.1973, PL.30, NO.129
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 4029
  • CAVI Collection: Jerusalem, Israel Museum 74.9.8.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF hydria. Unattributed. Mid-sixth (Johnston (1979)).
  • CAVI Subject: Shoulder: chariot race.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Shoulder: Gr.: ΘΑ.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} see the rendering in Sotheby as reproduced in Johnston (1979), 177. But Johnston on p. 59 n. 14 says he read a phi rather than the theta given in the Sotheby cat. He thinks the letters may refer to the action and compares the owl hoots on the RF amphora AJA 31 (1927) 348 [= Kyoto, Hashimoto collection 8, q.v.].
  • CAVI Comments: Cartwheel theta{1}.
  • CAVI Number: 4029
  • AVI Bibliography: Sotheby (1973), 129. — Johnston (1979), 177/suppl. list 1, 21; 59 n. 14.
  • 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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