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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Nayarit seated figure

100 B.C.–A.D. 250

Ceramic with pigment

21.59 × 13.97 × 10.16 cm (8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 4 in.)
Bequest of Andrew F. Petryn, B.A. 1943
2016.99.34
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Nayarit, Ixtlán del Río Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Petryn estate

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.