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9016464, ATHENIAN SUBGEOMETRIC, Athens, Agora Museum, P4663

  • Vase Number: 9016464
  • Technique: BLACK GLAZE
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, AGORA
  • Date: -675 to -625
  • Last Recorded Collection: Athens, Agora Museum: P4663
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  • AVI Record Number: 313
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, Agora P 4663.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fragmentary BG skyphos (subgeometric). From Athens. Unattributed. Ca. 650 (Young, Jeffery, Lang).
  • CAVI Subject: A reserved band in the handle zone, otherwise originally BG.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Horizontally on the side, starting just below one handle, Gr. before firing (Young)(1): Θαρ[ρ]ιο ειμι ποτεριον.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} consequently under the glaze. A bespoken piece.
  • CAVI Comments: As Lang shows in the index, the name is Θαρριας (not Tharios); cf. PA 6587-88, 6592. It is not quite certain that the inscription is complete at the end. The BG has mostly flaked off. Shear's text is wrong in several ways. -Alpha with horizontal coss bar and curved top. Cartwheel theta.
  • CAVI Number: 0313
  • AVI Bibliography: Shear (1936), 33, fig. 34. — Young (1939a), 124/B 55, figs. 89-90, pp. 226-27. — Jeffery (1961), 69, 76/4, 401, pl.1(phot.). — Guarducci (1967), 137/2, fig. 29 (dr.). — Lang (1976), F 3, pl. 11 (dr.). — AttScr (1990), no. 19, fig. 11 (phot.).
  • 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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