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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Head of a Woman

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

5.36 × 2.64 × 2.82 cm (2 1/8 × 1 1/16 × 1 1/8 in.)
Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes, B.A. 1945, LL.B. 1949
2014.121.91
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, probably Campeche, Jaina Island, Maya
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

From the collection of Erika Hughes, Hughes Bequest.

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.