Ancient Art

Black-figure neck amphora

ca. 550 B.C.

Terracotta; black-figure decoration, with added red and white

20.2 x 13.2 cm (7 15/16 x 5 3/16 in.) diameter of mouth: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.) diameter of foot: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.106
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Archaic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt
Purchased by Yale University with a gift from Rebecca Dalington Stoddard 1913

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Preliminary Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases in Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1914), 11, no. 107.

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922), 72, no. 106, fig. 55.

Alan W. Johnston, Trademarks on Greek Vases (Warminster, England: Aris & Phillips, 1979), 141, no. 5.

Alan W. Johnston, Trademarks on Greek Vases: Addenda (Oxford: Aris & Phillips, 2006), 132, no. 5.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery (Darmstadt, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2016), 7–8, no. 4, pl. 69, fig. 2.

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.