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Ancient Art

Skyphos or kotyle

5th or 4th century B.C.

Ceramic. Red-figure. Accents in added red pigment

9.9 × 11.8 cm (3 7/8 × 4 5/8 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.337
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Campanian
Period: 
Late Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex collection 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), 199, fig. 90.

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), no. 338.

Franklin P. Johnson, “A Note on Owl Skyphoi,” American Journal of Archaeology 59. no. 3 (July - September 1955): 119–124.

Maxwell George Kanowski, Containers of Classical Greece: A Handbook of Shapes (St. Lucia, Australia: University of Queensland Press, 1984).

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.