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275325, ATHENIAN, Durham (N.C.), Duke University, Museum of Art, London, market, Sotheby's, Philadelphia (PA), market, 1966.6

  • Vase Number: 275325
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: BOWDOIN P by BEAZLEY
  • Last Recorded Collection: Durham (N.C.), Duke University, Museum of Art: 1966.6
  • Previous Collections:
    • Philadelphia (PA), market
    • London, market, Sotheby's
  • Publication Record: A Generation of Antiquities, The Duke Classical Collection 1964-1994, Duke Univ. Museum of Art 20.1-26.3. 1995 (Durham, 1994): PL.22.58
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1665.126BIS
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 3399
  • CAVI Collection: Durham, NC, Duke University 1966.6.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF lekythos. Bowdoin Painter. Second quarter fifth. Ca. 470 (Stanley).
  • CAVI Subject: A flying Eros pouring a libation on an altar.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Around the upper part of the figure, starting above the right wing: [κ]αλος.
  • CAVI Comments: S. refers the inscription to the Eros. - Most inscriptions on vases by the Bowdoin Painter are nonsense, frequently involving sigmas. But London 1906.12-15.5 has κα[λο]ς, and Oxford 265, WG, seems to have Nι[κε]. Both also have nonsense.
  • CAVI Number: 3399
  • AVI Bibliography: NNN (19....), HespAB 16,7: no. 100. — ARV[2] (1963), 1665/126 bis. — Stanley (1994), 47/58, pl. 22.
  • 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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