213954, ATHENIAN, Athens, National Museum, 12440

  • Vase Number: 213954
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS
  • Provenance: GREECE, EUBOEA, ERETRIA
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: DIPHILOS
    Kalos/Kale: DIPHILOS KALOS MELANOPO
    MELANOPON
  • Attributed To: ACHILLES P by BUSCHOR
  • Decoration: Body: WOMEN, ONE SEATED ON CHAIR, ONE WITH FLAT BASKET WITH FILLETS, STOOL, OINOCHOE SUSPENDED
  • Current Collection: Athens, National Museum: 12440
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1575
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 996.132
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: ATHENS, MUSEE NATIONAL 1, III.J.BCD.4, PL.(034) 2.1-2 View Whole CVA Plates
    Giudice E., Il tymbos, la stele e la barca di Caronte: L'Immaginario della morte sulle lekythoi funerarie a fondo bianco (Rome, 2015): 156, FIG.1 (COLOUR OF PARTS)
    Haspels, C., Attic Black-figured Lekythoi (Paris, 1936): 177
    Oakley, J., Picturing Death in Classical Athens, The Evidence of the White Lekythoi (Cambridge, 2004): 48, FIG.20 (BD)
    Oakley, J.H., The Achilles Painter (Mainz, 1997): PL.99D (PART OF BD)
    Tzachou-Alexandri, O., Leukes Likythoi tou Zoographou tou Achilleos sto Ethniko Archaiologiko Mouseio (Athens, 1998): 101, FIG.24, PLS.1-4 (COLOUR, PROFILE)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=990
  • AVI Record Number: 875
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, N.M. 12,440.
  • CAVI Lemma: WG lekythos. From Eretria. Achilles Painter. Second quarter fifth. Early (Beazley). 460-450. 460/55-450 (Oakley).
  • CAVI Subject: Mistress and Maid: woman to right with offering tray, from which hang fillets; woman seated on a chair to left, once holding a wreath; above her, at top, oinochoe hung up. — C] To right of the left woman's head, at the top (above the tray), horizontal stoich. left-aligned three-liner: Διφιλος καλος Μhελανοπο [[Μh(ε)λ]]{2}. C] Between them, in the upper part, stoich. tabella, left-aligned: Διφιλος | καλος | Μhελανοπο [[Μh(ε)λ]]{3}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Oakley wrongly has the number 12,240 (the correct no. is vis. on pl. 99). {2} Oakley reads eta for epsilon (see p. 11). {3} ΜΗΛΑNΟΠΟ.
  • CAVI Number: 0875
  • AVI Bibliography: K. Rhomaios, CVA Athens 1, Greece 1 (1930), III J c, pl. 2,1-2. — ARV[2] (1963), 996/132. — AttScr (1990), no. 885. — Oakley (1997), 11, 138/182, pl. 99D (shows inscription){1}.
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/579925
  • Coordinates: 38.393272,23.793125
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 38.399266,23.7918065
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