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217132, ATHENIAN, Athens, Agora Museum, P16992

  • Vase Number: 217132
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PELIKE, FRAGMENT
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, AGORA
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Attributed To: CALLIOPE P by BEAZLEY
  • Last Recorded Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P16992
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1262.62
    Lezzi-Hafter, A., Der Eretria-Maler, Werke und Weggefährten (Mainz, 1988): 305, FIG.105, PL.189A-B, NO.308 (INCLUDING PROFILE)
    The Athenian Agora, Results of Excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens: 30, PL.12.46 (B)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 521
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 16,992.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF pelike. From Athens, Agora. Calliope Painter. Last quarter fifth. 425-420 (Lezzi-Hafter). Ca. 430 (Moore).
  • CAVI Subject: A: head and shoulders of a youth; at left, sponge, etc., hung up. B: part of a head(?); at right, satchel (tablets bound up and hung up).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: above the youth's head: καλος. B: above the tablets: καλη.
  • CAVI Comments: L.-H. 305-306: discusses whether kale refers to a woman. The sketch in Moore shows alpha of a peculiar sape in καλος, similar to kappa S 2 in the chart in AttScr, but with the right bar curved rather than broken. Is that accurate?
  • CAVI Number: 0521
  • AVI Bibliography: ARV[2] (1963), 1262/62. — Lezzi-Hafter (1988), 305-306, 354/308, pl. 189,a-b. — Moore (1997), 142/46, pl. 12 (part of A).
  • 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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