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9017632, ATHENIAN, Luzern, market, Ars Antiqua

  • Vase Number: 9017632
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, BELLY, TYPE A
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Decoration: A: GIGANTOMACHY, ATHENA IN CHARIOT TURNING
    B: ACHILLES AND MEMNON, FIGHTING OVER ANTILOCHOS, EOS AND THETIS (?)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Luzern, market, Ars Antiqua
  • Publication Record: Ars Antiqua A.G., Lucerne, sale catalogue: 4 (7.12.1962), PL.44.131 (A, B)
    Immerwahr, H., A Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions, Preliminary Edition (1998): 7512
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=7783
  • AVI Record Number: 7512
  • CAVI Collection: Swiss private. Duplicate of 4861 (Lucerne Market (A.A.), q.v.)
  • CAVI Lemma: BF amphora. Unattributed. Last quarter sixth. Ca. 510 (Schauenburg).
  • CAVI Subject: A: Athena mounting a chariot seen in three-quarter view. B: Duel of Achilles and Memnon? Two fight over a fallen comrade (Antilochos?), with a woman (goddess?) on each side.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: to left of the scene, facing the margin: Αθεναα [κα]λε. To left of the horses' croups: καλο[ς], retr. On the horses' right, starting below the mouth and not parallel to the margin, past the horses' legs: καλος ^ hο ^ καδος{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} there is a blot above the horse's mouth but it cannot be part of the inscription.
  • CAVI Comments: Ex Lucerne Market (A.A.). kados is here used for the amphora itself. For this word, Schauenburg refers to Amyx, Hesp. 1958, 186ff. See also Sparkes–Talcott (1970), 201-203 and Johnston (1979). Gr. on unglazed water jar from the Ceramicus, Knigge (1976), 26, 192/ES 35, fig. 50, pl. 95,1.
  • CAVI Number: 7512
  • AVI Bibliography: CB (1931–63), iii, 1 (under no. 114). — Cf. Amyx (1958), 186-90. — Schauenburg (1962), 31/131, pl. 44. — Sparkes–Talcott (1970), 7 and 201 n. 1 (cf. 382). — Guarducci (1974), 486 n. 2. — Cf. Johnston (1979), 228/12F and n. 1. — Scheibler (1987), 60.
  • 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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