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214855, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1910,0615.1

  • Vase Number: 214855
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PELIKE
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Attributed To: ATHENS 1183, P OF by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: DRAPED YOUTHS PLAYING PIPES ON PLATFORM, NIKAI, ONE WITH PHIALAI, ONE WITH SASH
    B: WOMAN BETWEEN DRAPED YOUTHS, ONE WITH STAFF, BAG SUSPENDED
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: 1910.6-15.1
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1123.2
    Kaltsas N. (ed.), Agon, Exhibition catalogue (Athens, 2004): 271, NO.155 (COLOUR OF A)
    Kotsidu, H., Die musischen Agone der Panathenäen in archaischer und klassischer Zeit, Eine historisch-archäologische Untersuchung (Munich, 1991): PL.20 (A,B)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.586, NIKE 350 (A)
    Mannack, T., The Late Mannerists in Athenian Vase-Painting (Oxford, 2001): PL.43 (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4896
  • AVI Record Number: 4721
  • LIMC ID: 16902
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-74931523cf028-9
  • British Museum Link: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1910-0615-1
  • CAVI Collection: London 1910.6-15.1.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pelike. Painter of Athens 1163 (Latest Mannerists). Last quarter fifth. Ca. 430 (Shapiro).
  • CAVI Subject: A: Two flautists, one on a base, the other on its steps; at left, Nike flying, with three phialae; at right, Nike flying, with a taenia. B: two youths and a boy.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: above the left flautist, near the left Nike: καλος. [Probably above the right Nike:] καλη.
  • CAVI Comments: Attic alphabet except for the eta. The kalos is clear in the photo, but the kale is only in Walters' text. For the subject, Walters, who calls it a contest, compares London B 188 and Louvre G 103. Mixed alphabet.
  • CAVI Number: 4721
  • AVI Bibliography: Walters (1921), 138/4, pl. 7 v 4. — ARV[2] (1963), 1123/2. — Shapiro (1992), 200 n. 55.
  • 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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