Ancient Art

Helmet Urn

9th–8th century B.C.

Terracotta, brownish red fabric with dark grey to black slip

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

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

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