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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Warrior with a Shield

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

17.78 × 12.7 × 3.81 cm (7 × 5 × 1 1/2 in.)
Gift of Diana Starr Cooper, M.F.S. 1969, and Peter B. Cooper, B.A. 1960, LL.B. 1964, M.U.S. 1965
2016.9.2
Geography: 
Made in Veracruz, Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Gulf Coast, Veracruz
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Minely collection

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.