Plumbate head vase of a bearded old man Maker: Unknown


Ceramic, Tohil Plumbate


18.098 × 13.97 × 17.78 cm (7 1/8 × 5 1/2 × 7 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974

Accession Number



Early Postclassic Period


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  • "Acquisitions 2009," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 144.
  • Elizabeth Kennedy Easby and John F. Scott, Before Cortés, Sculpture of Middle America: A Centennial Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art from September 30, 1970 through January 3, 1971, exh. cat. (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970), 279, fig. 254.

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Object/Work type

utilitarian objects, vases



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