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Ancient Art

Ascus

Light red clay, bright red glaze. Handle broken away

3 1/4 × 5 5/8 in. (8.3 × 14.3 cm)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.550
Culture: 
Tunisian, North African
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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).

John W. Hayes, Late Roman Pottery (London: British School at Rome, 1972), 176, no. 15, Form #123 examples 14–16.

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.