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Ancient Art

Amphora

3rd Century

Terracotta (Knidian relief ware)

10.3 × 6.35 cm (4 1/16 × 2 1/2 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.211
Culture: 
Greek, Asia Minor
Period: 
Roman (3rd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

From Smyrna; 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).

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. 127, pl. 127.

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