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9017596, ATHENIAN, Odessa, Museum of Western and Eastern Art

  • Vase Number: 9017596
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP, FRAGMENT
  • Provenance: RUSSIA, SOUTH, KERCH
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Inscriptions: Kalos/Kale: ...]DEMOS KALOS
    Signature: ...]DRON [EPO]IE
  • Attributed To: Follower of DOURIS by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: YOUTH
  • Last Recorded Collection: Odessa, Museum of Western and Eastern Art
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1555, 1612
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 5787
  • CAVI Collection: Odessa.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF cup. From Kerch{1}. Might be by a late follower of Douris (Beazley). Second quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: top: egg pattern. Boy. At right: part of a handle palmette.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: to right and left of boy's head: [--]δεμος ^ καλος. At the height of the boy's chest, a horizontal two-liner, non-stoich.: [--]δ̣ρον | [--]σε{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} according to AA. {2} so my sketch from the dr.; AA and Beazley have [επο]ιε, and Beazley lists this as a potter's name. I drew the first letter as a partial gamma, and Beazley says the letter might be either delta or gamma, suggesting perhaps [An]dron; AA suggests [Μα]κ̣ρον as a possibility, but that seems excluded.
  • CAVI Comments: Known only from the reproduction in Zap. Od., of which I have seen a copy. Mixed alphabet. Ionic lambda. Three- and four-stroke sigma.
  • CAVI Number: 5787
  • AVI Bibliography: dr. — NNN (1884–1915), Zapiski Imperatorskago Odesskago Obščestva Istorii i Drevnostej (Odessa): 16, pl. 2,1. — A.S. Murray (1894), 181 (not ill.). — CB (1931–63), ii, 67 (not ill.). — ARV[2] (1963), 1555, 1612.
  • 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: 45.354558,36.46843
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 45.3532623333,36.470222

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