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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Bottle

1500–1000 B.C.

Ceramic with pigment

34.925 × 17.78 cm (13 3/4 × 7 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.34
Geography: 
Made in Tlatilco, Mexico
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

Sotheby’s, New York, Sotheby’s African, Oceanic, and Pre-Columbian Art, sale cat. (November 18–19, 2000), 191, same style and shape as 2008.215.34, slight difference in design.

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

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.