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7585, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre, Paris, Musée du Louvre, 2668

  • Vase Number: 7585
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Provenance: ITALY, LA TOLFA
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Inscriptions: Named: KENTAOROS, PHOLOS
  • Decoration: A,B: CENTAUROMACHY, HERAKLES WITH CLUB AND BOW, ATHENA, CENTAURS (ONE NAMED, PHOLOS), KANTHAROS ON PITHOS
  • Last Recorded Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre: F266
  • Previous Collections:
    • Paris, Musée du Louvre: 2668
  • Publication Record: Archeologia Classica: 45 (1993) 1, 72, FIG.6 (A)
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: PARIS, LOUVRE 5, III.He.36, PL.(355) 57.12-13.15-16 View Whole CVA Plates
    Gaultier, F. et al. (eds.), Gli Etruschi e il Mediterraneo. La citta di Cerveteri (Rome, 2014): 197, NO.228 (COLOUR OF A)
    Hommes, Dieux et Heros de la Grece, Rouen, 23.10.1982-31.1.1983): 236-37, FIG.97A-B
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VIII, PL.443, KENTAUROI ET KENTAURIDES 244 (A, B, AH)
    PHOTOGRAPH(S) IN THE BEAZLEY ARCHIVE: 2 (A, B, PART OF A)
    Pottier, E., Vases antiques du Louvre (Paris, 1897-1922): PL.81 (A)
    Shapiro, H.A., Art and Cult under the Tyrants in Athens (Mainz, 1989): PL.54D
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=6590
  • AVI Record Number: 6354
  • LIMC ID: 3035
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-73ce72a20f606-4
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre F 266.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF amphora. From La Tolfa near Cività Vecchia. Unattributed{1}. Last quarter sixth. Ca. 510 (Rouen cat.).
  • CAVI Subject: Heracles and the Centaurs: A: Heracles and Pholos; another centaur has fallen between them; at right, the pithos with a kantharos on its rim. B: two centaurs coming to the rescue, a third fleeing.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: under Heracles' left arm: (Φ)ολος{2}. Behind Heracles, above the pithos: κενταορο(ς), the last three letters retr., for κενταυρος{3}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} but see Haspels 61 for comparisons. {2} CVA prints the phi = koppa, but the photo in the Rouen cat. shows a circle with a vertical at the left side. {3} the final sigma lies sideways.
  • CAVI Comments: Extremely casual lettering.
  • CAVI Number: 6354
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 7587 (museum number wrongly given as F 226). — Photo. — Pottier (1897–1922), ...., 122, pl. 81. — Baur (1912), 155/51. — E. Pottier, CVA Louvre 5, France 8 (1928), III H e, pl. 57,12-13,15-16. — Haspels (1936), 61. — Rouen Musée Dép. (1982), 236/97 (number wrongly given as F 226).
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/413214
  • Coordinates: 42.150108,11.93443
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.12782,11.897093
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