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4140, ATHENIAN, Athens, National Museum

  • Vase Number: 4140
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, PANATHENAIC PRIZE, FRAGMENTS
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATHENS, PHILOPAPPOS
  • Date: -200 to -100
  • Decoration: A: ATHENA
    B: ATHLETES, PENTATHLON
  • Last Recorded Collection: Athens, National Museum
  • Publication Record: Archaiologikon Deltion: 25.1 (1) (1970), PLS.31-33 (A, B)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=220
  • AVI Record Number: 0198a
  • CAVI Collection: Athens.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fragmentary BF Panathenaic prize amphora. From Athens, Philopappos Hill, 1961. Unattributed{1}. Hellenistic. 150-140 (Metaxa-Prokopiou).
  • CAVI Subject: A: Athena to right, no columns. B: Pentathlon: column, on which a shield with a gorgoneion as device; trainer to right; acontist to right; discobolus with spear and discus to left.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: B: along the left margin, starting at the level of the column capital, kionedon: των Αθηνη[θ]εν αθλων. Along the right margin, starting at the top, kionedon: [αγω]νοθετ[ο]υντος Αδ̣ε̣ιμαντου.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} M.-P.: same workshop as the Ariarathes amphora, Mitsos (1948–9), 5-9 and S. Karouzou (1948–9), 10-32 (CAVI 198); other parallels, Metaxa-Prokopiou (1970), 98. This would be Ariarathes V Philopator, 163-130.
  • CAVI Comments: Calligraphic script with curved strokes and apices. Adeimantos II: see LGPN, s.v (7); for the pedigree, M.-P. refers to Roussel, Délos 103 and M. Thompson, Hesp. 10 (1941) 220; she dates his agonothesia 150-140 B.C. - No doubt in the Triti Ephoria. Ionic alphabet only. - Found with CAVI 1879a.
  • CAVI Number: 198a
  • AVI Bibliography: Metaxa-Prokopiou (1970), 97-99, fig. 1 (profile), pls. 30,2, 31-33,1 (A, B, details of B with inscriptions, pls. 30,2 and 31,1).
  • 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/968858713
  • Coordinates: 37.967343,23.722401
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 37.9675643,23.7221248

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