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301613, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre, F31

  • Vase Number: 301613
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, BELLY, TYPE B
  • Date: -550 to -500
  • Attributed To: WITT P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: JUDGEMENT OF PARIS, FLEEING, HERMES, GODDESSES WITH FILLETS, NONSENSE INSCRIPTIONS
    B: HERAKLES AND KYKNOS, FALLING BETWEEN WOMEN WITH SPEARS, ONE WITH FILLET, NONSENSE INSCRIPTIONS
  • Current Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre: F31
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (Oxford, 1956): 313.1
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: PARIS, LOUVRE 3, III.HE.10, III.HE.13, PLS.(148,154) 11.6.9, 17.2 View Whole CVA Plates
    Dietrich, N., Das Attribut als Problem, Eine bildwissenschaftliche Untersuchung zur griechischen Kunst (Berlin, Munich, and Boston, 2018): 193, FIG.3.29 (A)
    Zardini, F., The Myth of Herakles and Kyknos, A Study in Greek Vase-Painting and Literature (Verona, 2009): 272, 516, FIGS.6, 110 (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=6521
  • AVI Record Number: 6285
  • LIMC ID: 8401
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-741aa25580fdb-2
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre F 31.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF amphora. Witt Painter. Third quarter sixth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Judgment of Paris. B: Heracles and Cycnus.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: inscribed. B: nonsense: to left of Heracles' right thigh: κσχεχσκσ, retr. To right of his face: κνσν(ϙ)εσ, retr.{1}. To right of (behind) Cycnus' helmet: κϙν(ε)σνq, retr. To lower right of the woman at right: κσεσκσνχσ, retr.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the koppa could be a phi; see AttScr.
  • CAVI Comments: I have no readings of A. The letters are in dilute glaze, large and clear. Note that the nu's are not retr., and that the sigmas are.
  • CAVI Number: 6285
  • AVI Bibliography: F. Villard, CVA Louvre 10, France 17 (1951), pls. 11,6,9 and 17,2. — ABV (1956), 313/1. — AttScr (1990), no. 1072.
  • 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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