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Ancient Art

Megarian Relief Bowl

3rd century A.D.

Terracotta (Corinthian relief ware)

4.8 × 7.1 cm (1 7/8 × 2 13/16 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.209
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

From Corinth; ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt

Bibliography: 

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), 130–31, fig. 47.

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, “Megarian Bowls in the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases in Yale University,” American Journal of Archaeology (1941): 243–44, fig. 14.

Doreen Canady Spitzer, “Roman Relief Bowls from Corinth,” Hesperia 11 (1942): 162–192.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 307, no. 126, pl. 126.

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.