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Artist: Dot-Ivy Group, Greek, Attic, 530 - 520 B.C.

Black-Figure Olpe

ca. 500 B.C.

Terracotta, black-figure with added red and white

22.4 x 12.7 cm (8 13/16 x 5 in.) diameter of mouth: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.) diameter of foot: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
The Harold A. Strickland, Jr., Collection
1998.23.1
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Late Archaic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Athens, Attica, Greece, Europe
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

With Herbert Cahn at Munzen und Medaillen, Basel, 1993; Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, acquired from the above, 1993; Harold A. Strickland, Jr., acquired from the above; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1998.

Bibliography: 

Claudie Fournier-Christol, Catalogue des Olpés Attiques du Louvre, de 550 á 480 environ (Paris: E. de Boccard, 1990).

“Acquisitions, 1998,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1999): 197.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery (Darmstadt, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2016), 21–2, no. 14, Pl. 81, fig. 10.

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.