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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Standing Figurine with Large Eyes

1300–1000 B.C.

Slipped and painted ceramic

9.208 × 4.128 × 2.858 cm (3 5/8 × 1 5/8 × 1 1/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.8
Geography: 
Tlatilco, Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco, Manatial Phase
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Lands Beyond, New York, to late 1960s; Peter David Joralemon, New York, to 2008; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.