Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Unknown

Seated figurine

1300–800 B.C.

Grey ceramic

8.5 x 5.5 x 4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2015.1.3
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Tlatilco, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Fine Arts of Ancient Lands, New York in 1990s; Peter David Joralemon, to 2015; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.

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.