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9016409, ATHENIAN, Athens, Agora Museum, P2231

  • Vase Number: 9016409
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS, SQUAT
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Inscriptions: ALKMEON
    Kalos/Kale: ALKME[ON] KALO[S]
    Transcription: ALKMEON
  • Decoration: Body: FIGURE
  • Last Recorded Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P2231
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1563
    Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens: 6 (1937) 13, FIG. 6
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  • AVI Record Number: 278
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 2231.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF oinochoe (chous) (Moore). From Athens, Agora H 5-6. Unattributed. Late first quarter fifth (context){1}. Before 480 (Talcott). Early fifth (Moore).
  • CAVI Subject: Fingers; object (wing?).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Vertically in two lines: Αλκμε[ον] | καλο[ς].
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} from Perserschutt in the Agora. Ante 480 (Talcott).
  • CAVI Comments: Uncertain whether this is the same Alkmeon as the kalos of the Brygos and Berlin Painters, ARV[2] 1563/1,2 and Hesp. 49 (1980) 307-8, on vases which are of the very early fifth century. On Alkmeon see Πρακτικα του Η' Διεθνους Συνεδριου Ελληνικης και Λατινικης Επιγραφικης Β' (1987) 283-85 (but this and the other occurrence of uncertain identification in ARV[2] are not mentioned there: they are about 20 years later).
  • CAVI Number: 0278
  • AVI Bibliography: Talcott (1933), 230. — H.A. Thompson (1937), 13/b, fig. 6. — ARV[2] (1963), 1563. — Moore (1997), 230/610, pl. 66.
  • 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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