Oinochoe Type 3 (chous) showing a child and a chous Artist: Unknown

ca. 460–450 B.C.

Ancient Art

On view, 1st floor, Ancient Art

Terracotta, red-figure


1 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in., 0.24 kg (4.5 × 3.8 × 3.8 cm, 0.53 lb.)
Foot: 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard

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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 records is ongoing.



Ex. collection Dr. Paul Arndt, Munich; purchased for Yale University by Renecca Darlington Stoddard, 1913
  • Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery I (Mainz, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2011), 20–21, no. 15, pl. 24.1–4, fig. 15
  • Richard Hamilton, Choes and Anthesteria: Athenian Iconography and Ritual (Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Press, 1992), 188
  • Jan Bazant, "The Iconography of the Choes Reconsidered," Listy Filologické 98 (1975), 72–78
  • 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), 96, no. 142, fig. 27
  • Joseph Clark Hoppin, A Handbook of Attic Red-Figured Vases Signed by or Attributed to the Various Masters of the Sixth and Fifth Centuries B.C., 2nd ed., 2 vols. (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1919), 484, no. 6
  • Sir John Davidson Beazley, Attic Red Figure Vases in American Museums (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1918), 61–62, no. 9
  • 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), 17, no. 144
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Object/Work type

choes, oinochoai shape 3

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