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3704, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1910,0615.2

  • Vase Number: 3704
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: ADDED COLOUR
  • Shape Name: CHOUS
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Current Collection: London, British Museum: 1910.6-15.2
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Antike Welt: 2 (2010) 15, FIG.2 (BD)
    Etudes Deliennes (BCH Supp. 1, Paris, 1973): 38, FIG.27 (PART)
    Froning, H., Dithyrambos und Vasenmalerei in Athen (W├╝rzburg, 1971): PL.3.1
    Immerwahr, H., Attic Script, A Survey (Oxford, 1990): PL.31.129
    Journal of Hellenic Studies: 41 (1921), PL.5, NO.5.18
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 4722
  • British Museum Link:
  • CAVI Collection: London 1910.6-15.2.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF oinochoe (chous). Unattributed. Second quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Two Nikai holding fillets fly toward a tripod on a two-stepped base.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Three lines in BG: on the top step: δγhεμελος | αριριλος. Continuation on the bottom step: τος φιλος.
  • CAVI Comments: Compare Acr. 504 and London E 298, which have tripods for a victory of Akamantis. But here the inscription is a miswritten amatory inscription (not nonsense). Possibly ὁ δεῖνα (i.e., ΑΓΗΕΜΕΛΟΣ) | ἅρι{ριλο}σ | τος φίλος. Mixed alphabet.
  • CAVI Number: 4722
  • AVI Bibliography: Walters (1921), 147/18, pl. 5, v 18. — AttScr (1990), no. 681, fig. 129.
  • 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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