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Ancient Art

Miniature Skyphos of Corinthian shape

early to mid-5th century B.C.

Clay with black slip

4.1 × 5.7 × 8.8 cm (1 5/8 × 2 1/4 × 3 7/16 in.)
Diameter of foot: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Anonymous gift
Greek, Attic
Late Archaic to Early Classical
Containers - Ceramics

Said to be from the ancient deme of Teithras; given to the donor as a gift in Athens in the early 1960s

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.