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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Head fragment from hollow figure

1500–900 B.C.

Ceramic

13.653 × 8.255 × 8.573 cm (5 3/8 × 3 1/4 × 3 3/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.4
Culture: 
Olmec
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased by David Bramhall in the late 1960s.

Bibliography: 

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

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