Ancient Art

Pointed amphora

late 4th–5th Century

Reddish clay, cream-colored slip peeled off in parts, blue and red paint

H: 21.6 cm., 8 1/2 in.
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.593
Culture: 
Coptic
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).

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.