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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Standing Female Figure

1500–1300 B.C.

Ceramic, with cream slip

24.77 × 8.07 × 2.7 cm (9 3/4 × 3 3/16 × 1 1/16 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.37
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Olmec, Ayotla phase
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Acquired from European Private Collector, 1990s
Ex-collection European Private Collector

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.