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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Female figure

1500–900 B.C.

Ceramic with pigment

10.95 × 4.04 × 1.52 cm (4 5/16 × 1 9/16 × 5/8 in.)
Gift of Helen Chillman
2015.117.1
Geography: 
Made in Tlatilco, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

acquired through Diego Rivera, 1931, by James Chillman, on visit to Mexico

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

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.