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Artist: Unknown

Censer in the Shape of a Rabbit Head

1200–1521

Ceramic with pigment

12.38 × 10.16 × 20.32 cm (4 7/8 × 4 × 8 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2017.14.29
Geography: 
Mexico
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Mexico, southern Puebla, Coatlalpanec culture
Period: 
Late Postclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Acquired from Alan Long in the late 1990s
Ex-collection: Alan Long, NY active 1964-2004.

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.