Ancient Art

Alabastron

3rd century B.C.

Ceramic. Gnathia ware. Black-glazed with added red, white, and yellow pigments painted over.

H: 10.8 cm., 4 1/4 in.
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.304
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
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).

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