Ancient Art

Amphora with volute handles

250–200 B.C.

Brown clay covered with metallic preparation of silver

H: 38.1 cm., 15 in.
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.347
Culture: 
Etruscan
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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).

Christa Bauchenss-Thüriedl, Erika Simon, and Ingrid Krauskopf, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, 8 vols. (Zurich: Artemis, 1981–97), vol. 1, p. 660, no. 43.

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.