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275172, ATHENIAN, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 1932.733

  • Vase Number: 275172
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Decoration: Body: UNDECORATED
    Shoulder: COCK AND HEN
  • Last Recorded Collection: Oxford, Ashmolean Museum: 1932.733
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1644
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 212
    Haspels, C.H.E., Attic Black-figured Lekythoi (Paris, 1936): PL.22.1
    Koch-Harnack, G., Knabenliebe und Tiergeschenke (Berlin, 1893): 103, FIG.37 (SHOULDER)
    Kurtz, D., Athenian White Lekythoi (Oxford, 1975): PL.65.1 (SHOULDER)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 5978
  • CAVI Collection: Oxford 1932.133.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF lekythos. From Agrigento. Unattributed. First quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Shoulder: between palmettes, a cock; in front of him a small hen. Body: BG.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Shoulder: to left of the cock: καλος. Above the cock's back (referring to the hen): καλε{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so Haspels' text; I saw κα[λ]ε in the photo, with two letter spaces in the gap.
  • CAVI Number: 5978
  • AVI Bibliography: Photo. — Politi (1833), pl. 3. — Haspels (1936), 48, *75, 84 n. 1, pl. 22,1a-b (1,b shows inscriptions very faintly).
  • 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: 37.311199,13.576784
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 37.290594,13.585475
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