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9017884, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre

  • Vase Number: 9017884
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: FRAGMENT
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Last Recorded Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre
  • Publication Record: Immerwahr, H., A Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions, Preliminary Edition (1998): 6238
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  • AVI Record Number: 6238
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF vase. Unattributed. Last half sixth.
  • CAVI Subject: Middle part of a maenad with a thyrsus.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Fr. a: to lower right of the maenad: Καλ[λ]ιχορα̣, vertically down and retr. (not facing){1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the fr. breaks off at the alpha.
  • CAVI Comments: Pape gives Καλλιχορα as woman's name from `Inscr. 4.7592.Sp' and Καλλιχορη as a nurse of Dionysus from Nonnus 14.221. The position of this inscription in relation to the extant figure is peculiar: does it refer to her, or to another? The name is not listed by C. Fränkel (1912) or Kossatz-Deissmann (1991) as a maenad name.
  • CAVI Number: 6238
  • AVI Bibliography: Photo.
  • 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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