Gnathia ware cup-skyphos Artist: UnknownGreek


Ceramic (very pale brown clay: Munsell 10YR 7/4). Gnathian ware. Black glazed with added red, yellow, and white pigments painted over. Red wash.


2 1/2 × 9 1/2 in. (6.4 × 24.1 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II, B.A. 1935

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Late Classical


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 records is ongoing.



Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1993.

  • "Acquisitions and Gifts 1993," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 175.
  • T. B.L. Webster, "Towards a Classification of Apulian Gnathian," Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies at the University of London 15 (1968): 1–33 pages.

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