Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Standing figure with flexed arms

900–300 B.C.

Pale green serpentine with yellow staining

15.558 x 7.303 x 3.493 cm (6 1/8 x 2 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.23
Culture: 
Mexico, Olmec
Period: 
Middle Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Arte Primitivo, NY, NY May 22. 2010.

Ex-Collection: Samuel Dubiner, Toronto and Tel Aviv, Acquired in the 1960s.

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.