Ancient Art

Terracotta Amphora

4th century B.C.

Terracotta

85 x 35.5 cm (33 7/16 x 14 in.) other (Diameter of Rim): 11.8 cm(4 5/8 in.)
Anonymous gift
1990.74.1
Culture: 
Greek, Eastern Mediterranean, Bosphorus
Period: 
Early Hellenistic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Probably off the coast of Turkey. Private collection, 1990; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1990.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1990,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1991): 114.

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