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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Standing Dog

300 B.C.–A.D. 300

Ceramic with pigment

23.5 × 20.32 × 40.64 cm (9 1/4 × 8 × 16 in.)
Gift of Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin
2016.148.5
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Mexico, Colima, Comala Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Lands Beyond, New York 1992, #4288; Private Collection, El Paso, Texas; Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin, New York; gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2016.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
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