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African Art

Funerary Vessel

ca. 300–1700

Terracotta

28 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (71.12 × 19.05 × 19.05 cm)
Gift of Susan L. and Mortimer B. Fuller III
2009.108.2
Geography: 
Niger
Culture: 
Bura
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Susan L. and Mortimer B. Fuller III (born 1942), Rye, New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2009

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

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.