Running Gorgon Maker: Unknown, Greek

ca. 540 B.C.

Ancient Art

On view, 1st floor, Ancient Art



3 1/2 × 3 1/16 × 9/16 in. (8.85 × 7.8 × 1.5 cm)

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Ruth Elizabeth White Fund and gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule in Memory of Emily Townsend Vermeule

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Private English collection, mid-1970s; antiquities dealer, London, acquired from the above; private collection, acquired from the above, sometime after 1983; Michael Ward and Co; acquired from the above on consignment; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 2002.

  • Paul Stephenson, The Serpent Column; A Cultural Biography (New York City: Oxford University Press, 2016), 73, fig. 3.2
  • Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 203, 388, pl. 188
  • Susan B. Matheson, "Ancient Greek Bronzes at Yale," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004), 44–48, ill
  • "Acquisitions 2002," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003), 132–33, ill
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