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Ancient Art

Small cups attached to ring-shaped base

Late 4th or Early 3rd century B.C.

Ceramic. Red-figure. Added white pigment on rim ornament

height to top of handle: 17.8 cm (7 in.) base (base height): 8 cm (3 1/8 in.) width at the widest point of two opposing pyxides: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.330
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Campanian, Cumae
Period: 
Early Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex collection Dr. Paul Arndt

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Preliminary Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases in Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1914).

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).

Sir John Davidson Beazley, “Groups of Campanian Red-Figure,” Journal of Hellenic Studies 63 (1943): 109.

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.