Stylized Human Figure Carver: Unknown

Medium

Jade

Dimensions

2.7 × 1.1 × 0.7 cm (1 1/16 × 7/16 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund

Accession Number

1973.88.35k

Geography
Period

Early to Late Postclassic period

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1973 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography

  • George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 105–6, no. 219.
  • "Acquisitions, 1973," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 35, no. 1 (Summer 1974): 78.

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Additional information

Object/Work type

human figures (visual works), sculptures

Subject

seated figures

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