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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Cylindrical Urn with Flanges

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic with white encrustation

48.9 × 22.86 × 17.78 cm (19 1/4 × 9 × 7 in.)
Gift of Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin
2015.136.3
Geography: 
Mexico
or geography Guatemala
Culture: 
Mexico, or Guatemala, Maya
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased from Lands Beyond, NY 2000.

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.