Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Dance Ring

300 B.C.–A.D. 250

Beige ceramic with paint

11.43 x 8.26 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2015.2.7
Culture: 
Mexico, Nayarit
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Acquired from Lands Beyond, NYC (#6534) january 22, 2010
Ex-collectionPeter Wray, Scottsdale (1686-W) acquired on 1/17/78
Ex-collection Cedric Marks, NY (ME309), active in the 1960s

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.