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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Female Ballplayer

1300–800 B.C.

Ceramic with pigment

32.385 × 9.525 × 5.715 cm (12 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 2 1/4 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.59
Geography: 
Made in Guerrero, Mexico
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Mexico, Guerrero, Xochipala
Period: 
Early Formative to Middle Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Hasso Von Winning, The John-Platt Collection of Pre-Columbian Art (Charlottesville, Va.: University of Virginia, 1986), 51, no. 68, ill.

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 144.

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.