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213832, ATHENIAN, Paris, Cabinet des Medailles, 363

  • Vase Number: 213832
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Provenance: ITALY, NOLA
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: Kalos/Kale: KALOS MELETOS
  • Attributed To: ACHILLES P by BEAZLEY
  • Last Recorded Collection: Paris, Cabinet des Medailles: 363
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1599
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 988.11
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 372.9
    Lenormant, C. and de Witte, J., Elite des monuments ceramographiques (1837-61): III, PL.7 (COLOUR DRAWING OF A AND B)
    Luynes, A., Description de quelques vases peints etrusques, italiotes, siciliens et grecs: PL.23
    Oakley, J.H., The Achilles Painter (Mainz, 1997): FIGS.10D, 15A, PLS.11A, 45G (A, B, PROFILE)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 6117
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Cab. Méd. 363.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF Nolan amphora From Nola. Achilles Painter. Second quarter fifth. Ca. 460-450. Early (Beazley). 460-455 (Oakley).
  • CAVI Subject: A: Poseidon to right. B: youth to left (Pelops?).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: at right: καλος Μελητος.(1)
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} De Ridder's facs. gives one Attic and one Ionic lambda, ARV[2] gives both as Ionic. All other letters compatible with the Ionic alphabet.
  • CAVI Comments: VA (1918), attributed to the Meletos Painter; in ARV[1] to the early Achilles Painter.
  • CAVI Number: 6117
  • AVI Bibliography: De Ridder (1902), ii, 265 (facs.; not ill.). — ARV[2] (1963), 988/11. — Oakley (1997), 1, 116/14, figs. 10D and 15A (profiles), pls. 11A (A) and 45G (B).
  • 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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  • Coordinates: 40.930481,14.52847
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 40.926823,14.524545
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