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223026, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1893,1220.1

  • Vase Number: 223026
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PYXIS
  • Provenance: TURKEY, LYDIA, TRALLES
  • Date: -425 to -375
  • Inscriptions: Signature: GAURION EPOIE
  • Attributed To: GAURION by SIGNATURE
  • Decoration: ARM WITH SWORD
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: E770
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1360.2
    Tsingarida, A. (ed.), Shapes and Uses of Greek Vases (7th-4th centuries B.C.), Proceedings of the Symposium held at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 27-29 April 2006 (Brussels, 2009): 75, FIG.10 (LD)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 4646
  • British Museum Link:
  • CAVI Collection: London E 770.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pyxis with lid. From Tralles. Unattributed. Gaurion, potter. Late fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Lid: a shield with a device of an arm holding a sword{1}.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Below the elbow of the arm, stoich. two-liner, the second word centered(2): Γαυριων | εποιε.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so C. Smith; Beazley says: "arm holding sword"; he does not say it is on the lid. {2} so C. Smith's printed text. He reads Μαυριων. Μαυριων is also given by A.S. Murray (1894), 177/33.
  • CAVI Comments: For the name, Beazley refers to Blinkenberg, Hermes 66, 119-22. There are three signatures of Gaurion, two with εποιε (once restored), the third with εποιεσεν. Mixed alphabet?
  • CAVI Number: 4646
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 364. — ARV[2] (1963), 1360/2.
  • 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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  • Coordinates: 37.8444442749023,27.845832824707
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 37.8566255,27.839042

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