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9016710, ATHENIAN, Athens, Agora Museum, P26452

  • Vase Number: 9016710
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK GLAZE
  • Shape Name: CUP FRAGMENT
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, AGORA
  • Date: -700 to -650
  • Current Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P26452
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  • AVI Record Number: 656
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 26,452.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of BG cup (glazed inside and out){1}. From Athens. Unattributed. Second quarter seventh (context; Lang).
  • CAVI Subject: Undecorated.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: On the outside, below the flaring rim, Gr.: --] μ̣ισετος hο πα̣[ις].
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} lip banded inside and out.
  • CAVI Comments: Vanderpool read μισετο'ς, `hateful,' but Lang rightly reads μι'σετος, `lewd,' for which see LSJ. Both options are discussed by Brann. παις is quite uncertain. - Most letters not fully preserved. Closed heta, but disjointed. The Gr. is in an irregular line, moving slightly downward; pearl script. Only a vertical bit of the top of alpha is preserved: it does not much look like an alpha.
  • CAVI Number: 0656
  • AVI Bibliography: Museum card. — Brann (1961), 377/S 18, fig. 1. — Lang (1976), C 1, pl. 4 (dr.). — AttScr (1990), no. 21.
  • 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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