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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Unknown

Maya Fire God

250–900

Volcanic Stone

21 × 9.7 × 18 cm (8 1/4 × 3 13/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2015.2.2
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Maya
Period: 
Early Classic to Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Acquired from a Private Florida Collector in 1990s

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.