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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Spouted Dish

1500–1100 B.C.

Ceramic

2.5 × 15.2 × 20.3 cm (1 × 6 × 8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil.1974
2018.173.5
Geography: 
Made in Guatemala
or made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico or Guatemala, Olmec
Period: 
Early Formative
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Acquired from Fine Arts of Ancient lands, New York in the late 1980s-early 1990s.

Mary Miller suggested that it came from Xochipala (orally to SBM 12/22/2015); to be researched.

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.