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Ancient Art

Helmet Urn

9th–8th century B.C.

Terracotta, brownish red fabric with dark grey to black slip

66.04 × 33.02 cm (26 × 13 in.) other (Lid): 29.21 × 26.67 × 21.59 cm(11 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 8 1/2 in.) other (body, width with handle, diameter at waist): 36.83 × 29.21 cm(14 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)
Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Fund
1979.94a-b
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Villanovan
Period: 
Geometric
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 264, ill.

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.