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244, ATHENIAN, Basel, market, Münzen und Medaillen A.G.

  • Vase Number: 244
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: ATHENS 1826, P OF by CAHN
  • Decoration: Body: DOMESTIC, WOMEN, ONE SEATED WITH SCROLL, WRITING TABLET (?) SUSPENDED
  • Last Recorded Collection: Basel, market, Münzen und Medaillen A.G.
  • Publication Record: Antike Kunst: 16 (1973) PL.33.3-4
    Jahrbuch des Kunsthistorischen Museums Wien: 13/14 (2011/2012) 222, FIG.2 (BD)
    Kunstwerke der Antike: Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Basel, sale catalogue: 51 (14-15.3.1975), PL.46, NO.169
    Oakley, J., Picturing Death in Classical Athens, The Evidence of the White Lekythoi (Cambridge, 2004): 46, FIG.17 (BD)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=8469
  • AVI Record Number: 2178
  • CAVI Collection: Basel Market (M.M.).
  • CAVI Lemma: Fragmentary WG lekythos. Painter of Athens 1826 (Cahn). Second quarter fifth. 460-450. Ca. 450 (Cahn). *AK 16 (1973) 146/12 quater, pl. 33, figs. 3-4. *Auktion 51 (M.M.; 1975), pl. 46/168. *Photo.
  • CAVI Subject: A standing woman faces a seated woman reading from a book roll; at left a crow to left; on the wall, a satchel (tablets with stylus).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the book roll, nonsense: stoich. three-liner: [b] νδσ(.) Ι [/b]h[b] νου Ι αυ[/b]h[b] σ[/b].(1)
  • CAVI Footnotes: (1)the fourth letter is the bottom of a diagonal stroke (/).
  • CAVI Comments: For the stoichedon see AK.
  • 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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