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5588, ATHENIAN, Bourges, Museum, Campana Collection, D.863.3.3

  • Vase Number: 5588
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP, FRAGMENT
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: PISTOXENOS P by BOTHMER
  • Decoration: I: ATHLETE, DISKOBOLOS
  • Last Recorded Collection: Bourges, Museum: D.863.3.3
  • Previous Collections:
    • Campana Collection
  • Publication Record: Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: TOURS AND BOURGES, MUSEE DES BEAUX ARTS ET MUSEE DU BERRY, 44, PL.(1365) 5.3 View Whole CVA Plates
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 2840
  • CAVI Collection: Bourges, Musée du Berry D: 863.3.3.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF cup. Pistoxenos Painter (Bothmer). Second quarter fifth. Ca. 465 (CVA).
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: a nude young athlete, with a discus in the left hand, balances himself on his bent left leg; below him, halteres. Ext.: not preserved.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: to left of the athlete, Gr.: hιρ(ε)ι{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so the facs. in CVA, p. 44. The fourth letter either an F-shaped epsilon or a disjointed alpha. The photo does not show the inscription.
  • CAVI Comments: The meaning of the Gr. is obscure.
  • CAVI Number: 2840
  • AVI Bibliography: P. Rouillard, CVA Tours & Bourges, France 30 (1980), pl. 5,3.
  • 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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