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Ancient Art

Gnathian ware flask

3rd century B.C.

Ceramic (very pale brown clay: Munsell 10 YR 8/3). Black glazed with added yellow and red pigment painted over.

3 1/4 × 1 3/4 in. (8.2 × 4.5 cm)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.301
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex collection Dr. Paul Arndt, Munich.

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).

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.