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Ancient Art

Polychrome clay horse

4th–3rd century B.C.

terracotta with polychrome paint

18.1 × 22.86 × 4.62 cm (7 1/8 × 9 × 1 13/16 in.)
Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes, B.A. 1945, LL.B. 1949
2014.121.70
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
South Italian, Canosan
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Collection of Erika Hughes; Yale University Art Gallery, acquired by bequest from the above, 2014.

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.