Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Male Head

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic and chapapote

20.96 x 20.32 x 8.26 cm (8 1/4 x 8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Bequest of Andrew F. Petryn, B.A. 1943
2016.99.32
Culture: 
Mexico, Gulf Coast, Veracruz
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Petryn estate

Bibliography: 

Karl Taube, The Albers Collection of Pre-Columbian Art (New York: Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Inc., 1988), 129, no. V-2.

“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.