Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Cylinder cup with serrated motifs and dripping symbols

1500–900 B.C.

Black slipped ceramic

7.303 x 8.255 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.37
Culture: 
Olmec
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

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

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