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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Articulated Figure

A.D. 250–600

Ceramic

27.94 × 15.44 × 4.11 cm (11 × 6 1/16 × 1 5/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.3
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex-collection John McGhee, New York 1970s; Jack Tanzer, New York; Sotheby's, NY 11/27-38/84, Lot 79; The Lands Beyond, NY; Hy Zarat, Westport

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.