Censer with Human Figure Maker: Unknown

1200–1521

Art of the Ancient Americas

On view, 1st floor, Art of the Ancient Americas
Medium

Ceramic with pigment

Dimensions

5 1/4 × 4 1/2 × 7 1/4 in. (13.335 × 11.43 × 18.415 cm)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

2016.18.1

Geography
Period

Late Postclassic Period

Classification
Disclaimer

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Provenance

Provenance

Ex Collection David Bramhall, purchased in the late 1960s-early 1970s; Acquired from David Bramhall in the early 2000s.
Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed December 1, 2016), 14
  • Jane Stevenson Day, Precolumbian Art from the Collection of Paul L. and Alice C. Baker, ed. Robert Yassin, exh. cat. (Tucson, Ariz.: Tucson Museum of Art, 1996),
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Additional information

Object/Work type

censers, human figures (visual works)

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