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Corinthian olpe

ca. 630–620 B.C.

Terracotta

28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)
The Harold A. Strickland, Jr., Collection
1998.23.3
Culture: 
Greek, Corinthian or Athenian
Period: 
Archaic, Corinthian
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

With Munzen und Medaillen (Herbert Cahn, dealer), Basel, Switzerland, by October 1990; sold to Royal Athena Galleries, New York, October 1990; sold to Harold A. Strickland, Jr. (1915–1997), New York, October 1992; by inheritance to his children, Stephanie Strickland, Leslie Strickland, and Harold Strickland III, Vero Beach, Fla., 1997; transferred to the Estate of Harold A Strickland, Vero Beach, Fla., 1997; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1998

Bibliography: 

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

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