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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Doering Painter

Stirrup Vessel with a Pair of Combatants

A.D. 600–850

Ceramic and pigment

24.77 × 13.97 × 12.7 cm (9 3/4 × 5 1/2 × 5 in.) other: 11.94 × 9.68 cm (4 11/16 × 3 13/16 in.) other (Stirrup spout handle only): 13.13 × 12.85 cm(5 3/16 × 5 1/16 in.)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2014.57.1
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Central Andes, North Coast, Moro Style, Moche
Period: 
Early Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

John Green, New York passed within family
Buki Collection (Parke-Bernet Galleries, April 2, 1970, lot 84)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

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.