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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist, attributed to: Florence Painter, Greek, Attic, active ca. 480–ca. 450 B.C.

Athenian red-figure vase fragment showing two opposite facing heads

ca. 460–450 B.C.

Ceramic, red-figure, no relief contour; added white on man's fillet and top of object between the figures. Interior unglazed

4.65 x 7 x 0.9 cm (1 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 3/8 in.)
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2008.136.1.56
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Early Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex collection Professor Martin Robertson (1911-2004); with Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch Ltd., London, 2008; purchased by Yale University, 2008

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 142.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery (Darmstadt, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2016), 100-101, no. 85, pl. 127.6.

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.