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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Low bowl with carved dragon profile head

1500–900 B.C.

Orange slipped ceramic

4.763 × 9.208 cm (1 7/8 × 3 5/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2008.215.38
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Olmec
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

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

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