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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Stylized Human Figure

300 B.C.–A.D. 300

Micaceous rock, gray

28.5 cm (11 1/4 in.)
Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund
1973.88.17
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Mezcala, Guerrero
Period: 
Late Formative to Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ex-Collection: Fred Olsen

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1973,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 77.

Richard Brettell, “Mezcala Stone Sculpture in the Olsen Collection,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 16, fig. 2.

George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 89, 254, no. 160, fig. 85.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.