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Loan Object

Lidded Vessel Surmounted by a Head

19th century

Terracotta

10 1/2 × 9 in. (26.67 × 22.86 cm)
Bequest of Paul F. Walter
ILE2011.9.66
Geography: 
Malawi
or Tanzania
or Mozambique
Culture: 
Yao
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Galerie Fred Jahn, Munich, unknown date–1994
Paul F. Walter Collection, 1994–2017

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.