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9016643, ATHENIAN, Athens, Agora Museum, P7247

  • Vase Number: 9016643
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK GLAZE
  • Shape Name: CUP FRAGMENT
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, AGORA
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Current Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P7247
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  • AVI Record Number: 378
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 7247.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of BG cup (kylix){1}. From Athens. Unattributed. Early fifth (Lang).
  • CAVI Subject: Decoration not preserved.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the upper side of the foot, Gr. in the black glaze, running around the whole foot and overlapping: [--] β̣ γ δ ε ϝ ζ h θ ι [----] χ̣ φ ω vacat.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} of early fifth-century type.
  • CAVI Comments: The order of chi and phi is unparalleled (Lang). [[No, it is normal in Attic, as well as in Euboean and Boeotian, where X is however [ks]!]] Note dotted delta and digamma; see AttScr, loc. cit. Omega might be for ou. - Digamma U-shaped. Some scratches near the theta may be an earlier attempt at this letter. Irregular phi.
  • CAVI Number: 0378
  • AVI Bibliography: Gialouris (1953–4), ii, 175-76. — Lang (1976), A 3, pl. 1 (dr.). — AttScr (1990), no. 485, fig. 166 (phot.).
  • 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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