Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Standing female figurine with diamond shaped eyes, ears spools and short arms

300 B.C.–A.D. 250

Cream slipped ceramic

10.478 x 5.08 cm (4 1/8 x 2 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.12
Culture: 
Mexico, Michoacán
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

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

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