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213403, ATHENIAN, Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina, Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina, 3089

  • Vase Number: 213403
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: KRATER, BELL
  • Provenance: ITALY, SPINA
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: Named: HIPPOMENE OR HIPPOMACHE, PESIANASA, DOLOPE
  • Attributed To: POLYGNOTOS by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: AMAZONS, SOME ON HORSEBACK (NAMED)
    B: WOMEN, DRAPED MAN WITH STAFF
  • Last Recorded Collection: Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina: T411A
  • Previous Collections:
    • Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina: 3089
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1029.21
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 442
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): 62, NO.4, FIG.132 (PARTS)
    Burn, L. and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 155
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 317
    Matheson, S.B., Polygnotos and Vase Painting in Classical Athens (Madison, 1995): 67, PL.51A-B (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=3658
  • AVI Record Number: 3480
  • LIMC ID: 44703
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-761d40ba74fe7-1
  • CAVI Collection: Ferrara, Museo Nazionale di Spina 3089.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF bell krater. From Spina. Polygnotos. Third quarter fifth. Ca. 440.
  • CAVI Subject: A: two Amazons on horseback; between them, another Amazon. B: two women fleeing to a man.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: the left Amazon on horseback: hιππομαχε. Amazon on foot: Πεσιανασ[σ]α. The right Amazon on horseback: Δολοπε. B: between the two figures: καλος. Under the foot, Gr.: complex ligature: ΑΔΕ [[lig.]] or ΡΔΕ [[lig.]] plus three unit strokes, two short and one long{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so Nsc.; Johnston (1979), does not give a precise reading.
  • CAVI Comments: = T 411. Peisianassa: Beazley in AJA refers to the Peisianakteion = the Stoa Poikile. Bothmer in `Amazons' cites the expulsion of Dolopians from Skyros when the bones of Theseus were brought to Athens and the Theseum was built. The Amazons on this vase are inspired by paintings in the Stoa Poikile and the Theseum.
  • CAVI Number: 3480
  • AVI Bibliography: Corte (1927), 12, pl. 20 (A). — Beazley (1929a), 366/10. — Aurigemma (1935), 236, pl. 127. — Bothmer (1957), 198/132, pl. 83,7. — ARV[2] (1963), 1029/21. — Para. (1971), 442. — Johnston (1979), 39 and 59 (n. 5 of ch. 4). — Add.[2] (1989), 317. — Matheson (1995), 351/P23, pl. 51A-B (A).
  • 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/393498
  • Coordinates: 44.657909,12.243576
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 44.697575,12.108186

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