Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Large tripod with flared rim

A.D. 250–600

Black slipped ceramic

23 x 31.5 cm (9 1/16 x 12 3/8 in.) other (diameter at base): 17.8 cm(7 in.)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil 1974
2015.2.13
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Acquired from Sotheby's NY 11/25/96, lot 152
Ex-collection Sotheby's NY 11/25/96, lot 152
Ex-collection European Private Collector, acquired in the 1990s
Ex-collection Alphonse Jax, NY

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

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