Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Vessel in the Shape of Cocijo, God of Rain

A.D. 200–800

Ceramic with pigment

24.448 x 13.97 x 12.383 cm (9 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 7/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.20
Culture: 
Mexico, Oaxaca, Zapotec
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Acquired from Robert and Marianne Huber, Dixon, in the middle 1990s.

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.