Bowl with a Dragon's Head in Profile Artist: Unknown

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Medium

Ceramic with traces of cinnabar

Dimensions

2 1/2 × 3 7/8 in. (6.35 × 9.84 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974

Accession Number

2018.173.9

Geography
Period

Early Formative, Ayotla phase

Classification
Disclaimer

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Provenance

Provenance

Ex Collection: Arte Primitivo, New York, September 29, 2015
Hilda Tijou, California, acquired 1960s and prior, by descent to her granddaughter.
Bibliography
  • Michael D. Coe, The Jaguar's Children: Pre-Classic Central Mexico (Greenwich, Conn.: Museum of Primitive Art, 1965), 31, fig. 30
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

bowls (vessels), mythology, utilitarian objects

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