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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Maker: Unknown

Standing Figurine

1500–900 B.C.

Ceramic

6.03 × 3.3 × 1.4 cm (2 3/8 × 1 5/16 × 9/16 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.14
Geography: 
Tlatilco, Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased at auction: An Eclectic Collection, Arte Primitivo New York, 3/31/09, lot 103.
Acquired Howard Rose, about 1996 from Corinna Reichel who acquired it in the 1960’s.

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.