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3033, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1893,0728.2

  • Vase Number: 3033
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Provenance: GREECE, EUBOEA, ERETRIA
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Inscriptions: Named: ELEKTRA, ORESTE[S]
  • Decoration: Body: FUNERARY, WOMAN SEATED AT STELE, DRAPED YOUTH (NAMED, ELECTRA AND ORESTES)
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: D33
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Bakogianni, A., Electra, ancient and modern, aspects of the reception of the tragic heroine (London, 2011): 22, FIG.2 (PART)
    Kurtz, D., Athenian White Lekythoi (Oxford, 1975): PL.20.4
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4582
  • AVI Record Number: 4410
  • LIMC ID: 37768
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-75bae47ec4187-4
  • British Museum Link: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1893-0728-2
  • CAVI Collection: London D 33.
  • CAVI Lemma: WG lekythos. From Eretria. Unattributed. Last quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Electra seated on upper plinth of a stele; at left, Orestes (petasos, chlamys).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Before Electra's face: Ελεκτρα. Ορεστε[ς].
  • CAVI Comments: Mixed alphabet, Ionic lambda and sigma. Genuine or false?
  • CAVI Number: 4410
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 3033. — C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 399. — Fairbanks (1907), Group B, Class 4, Series 1, no. 30 (not ill.). — Kurtz (1975), pl. 20,4.
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/579925
  • Coordinates: 38.393272,23.793125
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 38.399266,23.7918065
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