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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Unknown

Cylindrical tripod vessel

A.D. 300–650

Ceramic

14.5 × 25.4 cm (5 11/16 × 10 in.)
Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund
1973.88.41
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

This piece included in "Pre-Columbian Art", Lowe Gallery of the University of Miami, an exhibition from the collection of Alfred Stendahl Los Angeles, CA.1957.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1973,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 78, ill.

George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 19, 44, no. 31, color plate 1.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 316, ill.

“Discoveries from a Class on the Technical Study of Art,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2019): 89, fig. 3–4.

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.