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9016557, ATHENIAN

  • Vase Number: 9016557
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Provenance: CYPRUS
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 7813
  • CAVI Collection: Unlocated.
  • CAVI Lemma: Amphora (similar to SOS). From Cyprus. Unattributed. Seventh{1}.
  • CAVI Subject: No figured decoration.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Under one handle, Gr.: Φρασι[]{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the earliest alphabetic inscription found in Cyprus. {2} complete, although Delt. on p. 610 reads: Φρασ(ι)ο, no doubt meaning the genit. of Φρασιας.
  • CAVI Comments: Not a real SOS-amphora; it has two `eyes' instead; it is unclear whether the inscription is Attic or not. There are no letter forms that could not be Attic.
  • CAVI Number: 7813
  • AVI Bibliography: Karageorghis (1965[68]), pl. 780.
  • 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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  • Coordinates: 35,33
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 35.0408835298,33.2753371642

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