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3345, ATHENIAN, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, 65.1166

  • Vase Number: 3345
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: PYXIS
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: Manner of HAIMON P by VOS
  • Decoration: WOMEN
  • Last Recorded Collection: Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 65.1166
  • Publication Record: Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: 67 (1969), 73, 74, 75, FIGS.1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Roberts, S., The Attic Pyxis (Chicago, 1978): PL.24 (PART)
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  • AVI Record Number: 2816
  • CAVI Collection: Boston 65.1166.
  • CAVI Lemma: WG pyxis with lid. From Greece. Painter of London D 12 (museum card){1}. Third quarter fifth. Ca. 440.
  • CAVI Subject: Body: women doing domestic chores.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Lid: on the under side, along the rim, Gr.: Λυσανδρα εδοκε Λυσιμαχιδι. Below the inscription, a large Gr.: Κ.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} not in Para.
  • CAVI Comments: Non-Attic alphabet. Disjointed letters. The Gr. probably Euboean (or Boeotian?). Delta D-shaped. Attic lambda and sigma. `Red' chi. Is the second Gr. a mark to fit the lid to the body? Then it should appears also on the pyxis, if the two are correctly paired. - The vase was a gift. Are the women related?
  • CAVI Number: 2816
  • AVI Bibliography: Museum card. — Museum photo. — Truitt (1969), 72-92, fig. 5. — Guarducci (1974), 340 n. 1 (not ill.). — Roberts (1978), 48/11, pl. 24. — Johnston (1990), 435/H (not ill.).
  • 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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