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6492, ATHENIAN, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, 47.1972

  • Vase Number: 6492
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP, FRAGMENT
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Attributed To: HERMOKRATES by PINNEY
  • Decoration: I: YOUTH WITH HARE (RACE)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 47.1972
  • Publication Record: American Journal of Archaeology: 85 (1981), PL.36, FIG.26 (I)
    Buitron, D., Attic Vase Painting in New England Collections (Cambridge, Mass., 1972): 96, NO.50 (I)
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  • AVI Record Number: 3064
  • CAVI Collection: Cambridge, MA, Vermeule.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF cup. Unattributed. First quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: youth setting a hare for the race(2); behind him, aryballos and sponge.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: above the hare, along the margin: [κ]αλ[ο]ς.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} previously unpublished. {2} for the subject, see e.g. Cassel, Dierichs, ARV[2] 328/122.
  • CAVI Comments: Pinney lists the vase as: `Boston 47.1972'. She attributes it to Hermokrates = Salting Painter; date ca. 500. - It is not impossible that a name was written to the left of the youth. Most of the left portion of the tondo near the margin is missing.
  • CAVI Number: 3064
  • AVI Bibliography: Buitron (1972), 96/50{1}. — Pinney (1981), 156 and n. 52, pl. 36, fig. 26 (Int.).
  • 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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