Jenifer Neils

Jenifer Neils with bucchero at Poggio Colla

Jenifer Neils (Princeton PhD 1980), Ruth Coulter Heede Professor of Art History and Classics at Case Western Reserve University ( has researched the imported Greek pottery found at the Archaic settlement on Cittadella.  The imports include Corinthian, Laconian, Attic black-figure, red-figure and white-ground.  She has published some of the major vases (Euthymides volute-krater, Dokimasia Painter calyx-krater and skyphos, Siana cup) as well as a local phormiskos.

Morgantina Bibliography

“The Dokimasia Painter at Morgantina,” in Vasenbilder im Kulturtransfer, ed. S. Schmidt and Stähli (Munich) 2012, 85-91.

“A Siana Cup from Morgantina,”  Images of Drinking. Athenian Vase Painting in the 6th Century BC. Essays in Honor of Herman Brijder, ed. E. Moorman (Amsterdam) 2008, 91-96.

“City versus Cemetery: The Imported Pottery of Archaic Morgantina,” Griechische Keramik im kulturellen Kontext. Akten des International en Vasen-Symposions in Kiel vom 24. bis 28.9.2001, ed. B. Schmaltz and M. Sőldner ( Munster: Scriptorium) 2003, 56-61.

“Attic Vases from Morgantina,” Vasi attici ed altre ceramiche coeve II in Sicilia , ed. G. Rizza,  (Catania) 1997,  173-178.

“The Euthymides Krater from Morgantina,” American Journal of Archaeology, 99, 1995, 427-444.

co-authored with C. Antonaccio, “A New Graffito from Archaic Morgantina,” Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik,  105, 1995, 261-277.

“The Morgantina Phormiskos,” American Journal of Archaeology, 96, 1992, 225-235.