301546, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musee du Louvre, Paris, Musee du Louvre, 226

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  • Vase Number: 301546
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, NECK
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, VULCI
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Attributed To: SWING P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: GIGANTOMACHY, POSEIDON WITH ROCK, GIANT FALLING WITH BOEOTIAN SHIELD, DEVICE, PATTERN, NONSENSE INSCRIPTIONS
    B: WOMAN (APHRODITE ?) CARRYING CHILDREN BETWEEN COLUMNS SURMOUNTED BY OWLS
  • Current Collection: Paris, Musee du Louvre: F226
  • Previous Collections:
    • Paris, Musee du Louvre: 226
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (Oxford, 1956): 308.66
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 82
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: PARIS, LOUVRE 4, III.He.24, PL.(208) 42.1-4 View Whole CVA Plates
    Isler-Kerenyi, C., Dionysos in Archaic Greece, An Understanding through Images (Leiden, 2007): FIG.60C (B)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.130, LETO 10 (B)
    Neils, J. and Oakley, J.H. (eds.), Coming of Age in Ancient Greece, Images of Childhood from the Classical Past (New Haven, 2003): 114, FIG.2 (B)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=6586
  • AVI Record Number: 6350
  • LIMC ID: 16853
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-749261cdcd573-3
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre F 226.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF neck amphora. From Vulci. Swing Painter. Third quarter sixth. Phase I (Böhr).
  • CAVI Subject: A: Poseidon and a giant. B: Aphrodite(?) holding two children between two columns, each of which is surmounted by an owl{1}.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: nonsense: five straight lines of dots: to left of Poseidon's mid-section: 8 dots. To left of his upper right arm: 9 dots. Between his legs: 5 dots. To right of the rock carried by Poseidon on his shoulder: 7 dots. To right of the giant's right arm: 7 dots.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so ABV; CVA: Latona with Apollo and Artemis.
  • CAVI Number: 6350
  • AVI Bibliography: E. Pottier, CVA Louvre 4, France 5 (1926), III H e, 42,1-4. — ABV (1956), 308/66. — Böhr (1982), 32, 94/99, pl. 101,A-B (A, B) (bibl.). — Add.[2] (1989), 82.
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