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A thesaurus of English, French, German, Italian and Spanish names of vase-shapes and Athenian vase-painters, and of iconographical terms is available. Enter the required term in any of these languages into the appropriate field and press 'Browse'.

The German terms have been translated by Dr Thomas Mannack, the French by Dr Alexandre Mitchell, the Italian by Dr Milena Melfi, and the Spanish by Dr Fatima Diez.