Ancient Art

Oval-shaped vase with one handle

3rd century A.D.

Terracotta (African Red Slip)

15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.547
Culture: 
Tunisian, North African
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt; from Rhodes (?).

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).

John W. Hayes, Late Roman Pottery (London: British School at Rome, 1972), 194, no. 40, Form 171, example 40.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 331, no. 166, pl. 166.

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