217908, ATHENIAN, St. Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum, SM3

  • Vase Number: 217908
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: RELIEF
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS, SQUAT
  • Provenance: RUSSIA, SOUTH, KERCH
  • Date: -400 to -300
  • Inscriptions: Signature: XENOPHANTOSEPOIESENATHENAIOS
    XENOPHANTOS
  • Attributed To: XENOPHANTOS P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: Body: HUNT, PERSIANS
  • Current Collection: St. Petersburg, State Hermitage Museum: SM3
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1407
    Oakley, J.H. et al., Athenian Potters and Painters, The Conference Proceedings (Oxford, 1997): 279, FIG.10 (PART)
    Schierup, S. & Rasmussen, B.B. (eds.), Red-figure Pottery in its Ancient Setting, Gosta Enbom Monographs 2 (Copenhagen, 2012): 35, FIG.2 (COLOUR OF PART)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=7592
  • AVI Record Number: 7333
  • CAVI Collection: St. Petersburg.(1).
  • CAVI Lemma: squat lekythos with relief decoration. From Zminyj Kurgan South of Kerch (Panticapaeum). Related to Xenophantos Painter. First quarter fourth.
  • CAVI Subject: In relief: Persians hunting. (Brief version of subject of St. Petersburg St. 1790).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: In the same location as the signature on St. 1790 [so Tiverios]: in relief: Ξενοφαντος εποιεσε Αθεναιος{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} listed by Tiverios as inv. 108i. {2} the inscription is given by Tiverios as ΞΕNΟΦΑNΤΟΣ ΕΠΟΙΗΣΕN ΑΘΗNΑΙΟΣ, which does not agree with ARV[2] (which is given above). The inscription first read by Waldhauer in 1920.
  • CAVI Number: 7333
  • AVI Bibliography: Peredol’skaya (1945), 1, 60, pls. 5-6. — Peredol’skaya (1945), 56ff., pls. 5ff. — ARV[2] (1963), 1407. — Zervoudaki (1968), 26/35. — AttScr (1990), no. 819. — Threatte (1996), 689. — Tiverios (1997), 269 and n. 2, fig. 10 (detail of figure of `Dareios').
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/854719
  • Coordinates: 45.354558,36.46843
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 45.3532623333,36.470222

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