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9016712, ATHENIAN, Athens, Agora Museum, P27314

  • Vase Number: 9016712
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK GLAZE
  • Shape Name: BOWL
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, AGORA
  • Date: -425 to -375
  • Current Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P27314
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  • AVI Record Number: 661
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 27,314.
  • CAVI Lemma: BG salt cellar. From Athens, Agora. Unattributed. Last quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: No figured decoration.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the reserved bottom, curved along the edge, Gr.: Τροχιλο{1}. In the center, more lightly scratched: ϝ and ζ, i.e. 6 and 7.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Holloway wrongly reads Τροχιλου.
  • CAVI Comments: τροχιλος is the wren; as a proper name known as the Argive father of Triptolemos; Lang also notes that Heniochos' comedy by that name was dated in 411, thinks the nickname perhaps from it or from the bird. Cf. also LGPN ii. Ionic lambda.
  • CAVI Number: 0661
  • AVI Bibliography: Holloway (1966), 83, pl. 28,a-b. — Sparkes–Talcott (1970), 135 n. 5. — Lang (1976), 37/F 104, pl. 15 (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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