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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Tripod Vessel

A.D. 400–650

Incised and carved ceramic

12.07 × 11.75 cm (4 3/4 × 4 5/8 in.) 10.16 cm (4 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974
2018.12.9
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Bonhams New York, November 12, 2012, lot # 11
Private California Collection, acquired in the 1970s

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.