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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Pitcher

1200–1521

Ceramic slipped, painted red and black

22.86 × 19.05 × 19.05 cm (9 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.11
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Southern Puebla, Coatlalpanec culture
Period: 
Late Postclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Acquired from Fine Arts of Ancient Lands, New York in the middle 1980s.

Bibliography: 

Samuel Y Edgerton, The Art of Mesoamerica Before Columbus: Gallery Guide, exh. cat. (Williamstown, Mass.: Williams College Museum of Art, 1993), fig. 58.

“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.