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Asian Art

Vessel Sherd

4th–6th century CE

Painted reddish earthenware

3 1/4 × 9 × 1/2 in. (8.3 × 22.9 × 1.3 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2017.54.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Pakistan, Bajaur
Period: 
Kushan period (ca. late 1st–early 4th century) or later
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn., to 2017; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.