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213418, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1873,0820.368

  • Vase Number: 213418
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Provenance: ITALY, CAPUA
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: Named: ACHILLEUS
  • Attributed To: POLYGNOTOS by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: ACHILLES, NAMED, AND PENTHESILEA, HORSE, SHIELD DEVICE, LEOPARD
    B: WOMEN, ONE HOLDING TORCH, DRAPED MAN WITH SCEPTRE
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: E280
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1030.35
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 393.17
    Burn, L. and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 155
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 317
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: LONDON, BRITISH MUSEUM 3, III.IC.7, PLS.(177,181) 12.3, 16.1A-C View Whole CVA Plates
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VII, PL.234, PENTHESILEIA 32 (A)
    Matheson, S.B., Polygnotos and Vase Painting in Classical Athens (Madison, 1995): 26-27, PLS.15A-B (A, PART OF A)
    Monumenti inediti pubblicati dall'Instituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica (Rome, 1829-91): X, PL.9.1
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4721
  • AVI Record Number: 4549
  • LIMC ID: 8802
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-74205a4d113ab-1
  • British Museum Link: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1873-0820-368
  • CAVI Collection: London E 280.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF Nolan amphora From Capua{1}. Polygnotos. Third quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Achilles and Penthesilea. B: king with two women.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: on Achilles' shield: horizontally above the device (lion): Αχιλλευς. Under the foot, Gr.: ΣΠΑ = σπαθαι, see Johnston (1979), 163/18F 3, Hackl (1909), 500.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} from S.ta Maria di Capua, Helbig's tomb III/1 (Beazley (1945)).
  • CAVI Comments: For the meaning of σπαθη see Johnston (1979), p. 230.
  • CAVI Number: 4549
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 207-208. — H.B. Walters, CVA London 3, Great Britain 4 (1927), III H c, pl. 16,1a-c and 12,3. — Beazley (1945), 155. — Bothmer (1957), 192/103, pl. 81,6 (A). — ARV[2] (1963), 1030/35. — Add.[2] (1989), 317. — Matheson (1995), 355/P40, pl. 15A-B (A, detail of A).
  • 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/432754
  • Coordinates: 41.100278,14.221244
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 41.0860925,14.250207
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