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African Art

Jar

ca. 12th–15th century

Terracotta

13 × 11 in. (33.02 × 27.94 cm)
Gift of Mark Landrum, B.A. 1961
2015.70.6
Geography: 
Inland Niger Delta, Mali
Culture: 
Jenne-Jeno
Period: 
12th–15th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Sillah Ali (a Guinean art dealer), unknown date–January 1993
Douglas Dawson, 222 West Huron, Chicago, Illinois 60610, January 1993–January 10, 2000
Mark Landrum, January 10, 2000–2015

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

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.