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231210, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre, CA986

  • Vase Number: 231210
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: SEMI-OUTLINE
  • Provenance: GREECE
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Inscriptions: EPILYKOS
    Kalos/Kale: EPILYKOS KALOS
  • Attributed To: EPILYKOS CLASS by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: Figure: HEAD OF WOMAN
    Under handle: OWL
  • Last Recorded Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre: CA986
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1530.1
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1578
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 6658
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre CA 986.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF plastic aryballos (head vase: women's heads). From Greece. Unattributed; Epilykos Class. Last quarter sixth. 510-500 (Beazley).
  • CAVI Subject: RF handle palmettes; below, on each side, in BG, an owl.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the topside of the mouth: Επιλυκος καλος.
  • CAVI Comments: Inscription and palmettes recall Skythes; he may have painted the vase (Beazley).
  • CAVI Number: 6658
  • AVI Bibliography: Beazley (1929), 41/1. — ARV[2] (1963), 1530/1.
  • 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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