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1333, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1873,0111.11

  • Vase Number: 1333
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CHOUS
  • Provenance: GREECE
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: E536
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.369
    Hoorn, G. van, Choes and Anthesteria (Leiden, 1951): FIG.93, NO.640
    Jenkins, I. et al., Defining Beauty: The Body in ancient Greece (London, 2015): 153, RIGHT, UNNUMBERED (COLOUR OF BD)
    Journal of Hellenic Studies: 95 (1975) PL.14A
    Keuls, E., The Reign of the Phallus (New York, 1985): 304, FIG.267
    Nevett, L.C., House and Society in the Ancient Greek World (Cambridge, 1999): 48, PL.5 (BD)
    Rawson, B. (ed.), A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds (Malden, 2011): 310, FIG.18.10
    Ruhfel, H., Kinderleben im Klassischen Athen (Mainz, 1984): 141, FIG.29
    Sengoku-Haga, K., Jenkins, I., et al., The Body Beautiful in Ancient Greece from the British Museum (Osaka, 2011): 127, NO.75 (COLOUR)
    The Cambridge Ancient History, 2nd ed., V, The Fifth Century (Cambridge, 1992): 254, FIG.33 (DRAWING)
    Walters, H., History of Ancient Pottery (London, 1905): PL.42.1 (COLOUR)
    Zwierlein-Diehl, E., Helena und Xenophon, Ein archäologisches Kinderbuch (Mainz, 1974): 17 (BD)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 4623
  • British Museum Link:
  • CAVI Collection: London E 536.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF miniature oinochoe (chous). From Greece. Unattributed. Last quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A table with a wreathed chous; a boy with a go-cart offers grapes to a seated boy with a go-cart; a wreathed chous.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Above the seated boy: κ̣(α)(λ)(ο)(ς){1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} my reading: the alpha, lambda and omicron, each, are two short parallel vertical lines; sigma is a dot. C. Smith's reading is: κ(α)(λ)ος.
  • CAVI Comments: Imitation writing. Alpha without crosstroke. Disjointed letters (see below).
  • CAVI Number: 4623
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 1333. — C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 316. — Walters (1905), pl. 42,1. — Hoorn (1951), fig. 93/640. — Sparkes (1975), pl. 14,a. — Rühfel (1984), 141, fig. 29. — Keuls (1985), 304, fig. 267. — Boardman (1989), fig. 369. — CAH(2) (1992), 254, fig. 33 (dr.).
  • 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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