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6403, ATHENIAN, Berlin, lost, Berlin, Antikensammlung, F2032

  • Vase Number: 6403
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: ALABASTRON
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Attributed To: DIOSPHOS P by BEAZLEY
  • Current Collection: Berlin, lost
  • Previous Collections:
    • Berlin, Antikensammlung: F2032
  • Publication Record: Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: BERLIN, ANTIKENSAMMLUNG 16, 117, BEILAGE 20.1, 20.2, PL.()
    Haspels, C., Attic Black-figured Lekythoi (Paris, 1936): 237.108, PL.37.1A-B
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: SUPPLEMENTUM 1, P[L.239, ZEUS ADD.38 (PARTS)
    Pellegrini, E., Eros nella Grecia arcaica e classica, iconografia e iconologia (Rome, 2009): 95, FIG.4 (DRAWING)
    Schefold, K., Die Göttersage in der klassischen und hellenistischen Kunst (Munich, 1981): 211, FIGS.289-90
    Tsingarida, A. (ed.), Shapes and Uses of Greek Vases (7th-4th centuries B.C.), Proceedings of the Symposium held at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 27-29 April 2006 (Brussels, 2009): 228, FIG.5 (PARTS)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 2277
  • LIMC ID: 28130
  • LIMC Web:
  • CAVI Collection: Berlin 2032.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF/WG alabastron. From Chiusi. Diosphos Painter (Haspels). Early fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Zeus with scepter to right pursuing Ganymede who runs after a cock; at left, Eros with a kentron flying to right; at right, bearded man with staff to right, looks back.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Nonsense: partly imitation letters: to lower left of Eros, downward: 7 letters, mainly Attic lambdas. Between Zeus and G., at mid-height, curved downward: 4 + 2 letters, interrupted by the scepter, retr. Above Zeus' outstretched arm and over G.'s head, curving upward: 6 letters. Above the cock, similar: 4 letters. To lower right of the man at right, vertical: 3 letters remain.
  • CAVI Number: 2277
  • AVI Bibliography: G. Körte (1876), tav. d'agg. A, p. 49. — Furtwängler (1885), no. 2032. — Haspels (1936), 100, 101, 237/108, pl. 37 (bibl.). — Kaempf-Dimitriadou (1979), 7, fig. 1 (dr. after Ann. Inst. 1876, pl. A) and n. 7, 76/3.
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