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Accession_Number 28.6.1
adlib_title Attic red figure oinochoe
Shape Oinochoe
Shape_description Flat, trefoil mouth with single curved handle.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Attic
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/6
Decoration Handle all black, as is neck and back of body. At the front on shoulder is an inverted swirl / wave pattern, consisting of four waves. Below is the main design of an athlete (naked) with a discus standing between two clothed youths, the left of them holding a discus. Robe detail is picked out in black paint. No relief contour. There is an reserved line incised above foot. Foot is black on the top and side but the underneath is reserved and flat.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. Crack around the base of the neck. Small chips of paint from lip and mouth and handle. Main design is clear and the glaze remains.
Technique/Style Red figure
Provenance From Rhodes
Period Late Classical
Date 400-375
Dating_details
Artist Fat Boy Group
Attribution Beazley: ARV2 1484.11
Image
2003.25.0007.jpg
2003.25.0007.jpg
Side views of two Attic red-figure vases, an oinochoe (28.6.1) at left and a skyphos (28.6.3) at right.
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2003.25.0008.jpg
2003.25.0008.jpg
Two attic red-figure vase, an oinochoe on the right (28.6.1) and a skyphos (28.6.3) at left.
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2003.25.0091.jpg
2003.25.0091.jpg
Oinochoe. Athlete with discus (left) standing beside youth (right).
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2003.25.0098.jpg
2003.25.0098.jpg
Youth holding (left) and athlete (right), both holding diskoi
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2003.61.0002.jpg
2003.61.0002.jpg
3/4-view of the right side of an Attic oinochoe, showing a nude athlete with a diskos, standing between two draped youths.
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2003.97.0761.jpg
2003.97.0761.jpg
Front view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing an athlete with a diskos, between draped youths.
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2003.97.0762.jpg
2003.97.0762.jpg
Back view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the handle.
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2003.97.0763.jpg
2003.97.0763.jpg
Top view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the trefoil-lip.
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2003.97.0764.jpg
2003.97.0764.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the reserved base.
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2004.15.0004.jpg
2004.15.0004.jpg
Youth holding (left) and athlete (right), both holding diskoi.
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2011.98.0057.jpg
2011.98.0057.jpg
Oblique top view of the left side of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing a discus thrower between two draped youths, one with a discus.
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2011.98.0058.jpg
2011.98.0058.jpg
Detail of the oblique top view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe,showing the trefoil-lip.
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2011.98.0059.jpg
2011.98.0059.jpg
Profile detail of the left side of an Attic red-figure oinochoe,showing a draped youths, holding a discus (?).
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2011.98.0060.jpg
2011.98.0060.jpg
Detail of the oblique top view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe,showing the trefoil-lip.
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2011.98.0061.jpg
2011.98.0061.jpg
Left side of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the handle and a youth holding a discus and facing right.
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2011.98.0062.jpg
2011.98.0062.jpg
Front view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing a discus thrower between two draped youths, one with a discus.
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2011.98.0063.jpg
2011.98.0063.jpg
Detail of the front of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing an athlete holding a discus and facing right.
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2011.98.0064.jpg
2011.98.0064.jpg
Right side of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the handle and a youth standing facing left.
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2011.98.0065.jpg
2011.98.0065.jpg
Back view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, with no figures and showing the front of the handle
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2011.98.0066.jpg
2011.98.0066.jpg
Detail of the 3/4-view of the right side of an Attic oinochoe, showing a nude athlete with a diskos, facing a draped youth on the right.
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2011.98.0067.jpg
2011.98.0067.jpg
Detail of the front of an Attic oinochoe, showing a nude athlete with a diskos, standing between two draped youths, the one on the left holding a diskos.
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2011.98.0068.jpg
2011.98.0068.jpg
Detail of the 3/4-view of the left side of an Attic oinochoe, showing a nude athlete (right) and a draped youth (left), both holding diskoi and facing righ.
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2011.98.0069.jpg
2011.98.0069.jpg
Bottom view of an Attic oinochoe, showing the reserved base
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2011.98.0070.jpg
2011.98.0070.jpg
Top view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe, showing the trefoil-lip.
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DSC_2833.jpg
DSC_2833.jpg
Detail of the oblique top view of an Attic red-figure oinochoe,showing the trefoil-lip.
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Comparanda
Bibliography CVA Reading 1, pl. 28.6; ARV2 1484.11
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB 230518
Height 17.5
Diameters Neck 3.0; body 10.3; base 5.4
Handle_height 7.7
Other_dims.
Location Education
Edited_by Denise; Karen; Kinsey
Date_edited 29.08.2002; 20.04.2004; 06.01.2006
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