45148, ATHENIAN, London, market, Bonhams, London, market, Christie's, London, Embiricos

  • Vase Number: 45148
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: ALABASTRON
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Inscriptions: Kalos/Kale: MELANPHIS[KA]LE
    MELANTHIS
  • Attributed To: NEGRO ALABASTRA, GROUP OF THE by UNKNOWN
  • Decoration: Body: WOMAN WITH WREATH AT LAVER, PALM TREE, DOG, INSCRIPTIONS
  • Current Collection: London, market, Bonhams
  • Previous Collections:
    • London, Embiricos
    • London, market, Christie's
  • Publication Record: Bonhams: 28.4.2010, 45, 90, NO.180 (COLOUR OF PART)
    Christie, Manson and Woods, sale catalogue: 28.4.1993, 50, NO.20 (COLOUR)
    PHOTOGRAPH(S) IN THE BEAZLEY ARCHIVE: 2 (PARTS)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4954
  • AVI Record Number: 4776
  • CAVI Collection: London Market (Christie).
  • CAVI Lemma: WG alabastron. Group of Negro Alabastra. First quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Woman with a wreath at a laver; palm tree; dog.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Μελαν(θ)ις [κα]λε{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} transcribed by me from MELANPHIS [KA]LE in Bea. Arch. I assume that the theta has a vertical(?) stroke that makes it look like a phi. Bea. Arch. mentions `Inscriptions' in the plural.
  • CAVI Number: 4776
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 45,148. — Christies (1993), 50/20 (color).
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