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9018024, ATHENIAN, Lost

  • Vase Number: 9018024
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Provenance: CYPRUS, MARION
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Last Recorded Collection: Lost
  • Publication Record: Immerwahr, H., A Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions, Preliminary Edition (1998): 4820
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  • AVI Record Number: 4820
  • CAVI Collection: Lost.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF squat lekythos. From Cyprus. Unattributed. First half fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A reclining figure between two seated women.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Horizontally near the shoulder, Gr.: hερμαιος με ευρε κειμελιον αλ[λ]ο̅ν.
  • CAVI Comments: Once in the collection of N. Saripolos. Is the vase really lost or is it in the National Museum? The mouth is missing. Eph. speaks of a reclining βουκεφαλος ανηρ. The design is exceedingly sloppy, but the letter forms would date the inscription about 500. Note the pun on the name Hermaios: the vase is a ἕρμαιον.
  • CAVI Number: 4820
  • AVI Bibliography: NNN (1862), EA: 35/3 (facs.), pl. 9,6 (dr.). — Kretschmer (1894), 5 (cited).
  • 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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  • Coordinates: 35.0375003814697,32.4333324432373
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 35.037245,32.436032

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