Ancient Art

Owl Ointment Vase

ca. 600–500 B.C.

Terracotta

6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)
Gift of Molly and Walter Bareiss, B.S. 1940
2001.28.3
Culture: 
Greek, Corinthian
Period: 
Archaic, 6th century B.C.
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

From the Collection of Molly and Walter Bareiss.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 127.

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