Standing Male Figure Holding a Shield Artist: Unknown

A.D. 600–900

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view

Medium

Ceramic with pigment

Dimensions

17.4 × 10.6 × 4.7 cm (6 7/8 × 4 3/16 × 1 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund

Accession Number

1973.88.12

Geography
Period

Late Classic Period

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Alfred Stendahl, to 1956; Fred Olsen, New Haven, Conn., to 1973; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 319, ill.
  • George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 137–38, 293, no. 303, fig. 148.
  • "Acquisitions, 1973," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 76.
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Object/Work type

human figures (visual works), sculptures

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