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6918, ATHENIAN, New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum, New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum, 1979.11.4

  • Vase Number: 6918
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP B, FRAGMENTS
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Inscriptions: HIERON
    Signature: H[IERO]NEPOIESEN
    Transcription: HIERON
  • Attributed To: HIERON by SIGNATURE
  • Decoration: A,B: SATYRS AND MAENADS
  • Last Recorded Collection: New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum: 1979.11.16
  • Previous Collections:
    • New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum: 1979.11.4
  • Publication Record: Kunisch, N., Makron (Mainz, 1997): PL.59.164 (I, A, B)
    Kurtz, D. & Sparkes, B. (eds.), The Eye of Greece (Cambridge, 1982): PLS.11D, F, 12 (I, A, B)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 5728
  • CAVI Collection: New York 1979.11.4.
  • CAVI Lemma: Frs. of RF cup. Makron (Bothmer). Hieron, potter. First quarter fifth. Hauptwerk I (Kunisch).
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: maenad. A, B: satyrs and maenads.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the handle A/B, on the right hasta, in red (so Bothmer): hιερο(ν) εποεσεν{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the nu is given as an upright stroke (Ι) in the sketch, p. 177. Add.[2] prints: h[ιερο]ν εποιεσεν.
  • CAVI Number: 5728
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 6918. — Bothmer (1982), 34/39B, pls. 11,d,f, 12. — Add.[2] (1989), 405. — Kunisch (1997), 6, 8 n. 37, 177/164, pl. 59.
  • 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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