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Anthropomorphic Vessel

ca. 5th–14th century

Terracotta

12 x 7 x 7 in. (30.48 x 17.78 x 17.78 cm)
Gift of SusAnna and Joel B. Grae
2010.6.190
Culture: 
Calabar
Period: 
5th–14th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Geography: 
Country Calabar, Nigeria
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

William J. Jenack Auctioneers, Chester, NY; SusAnna and Joel B. Grae, New York, to 2010; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.