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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Jar with Fish

300 B.C.–A.D. 300

Ceramic

17.78 × 30.48 × 40.64 cm (7 × 12 × 16 in.)
Gift of Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin
2016.148.6
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Colima, Comala Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Lands Beyond, New York, 1996, #4175; Sale, Pre-Columbian Art, Sotheby's, May 1992, lot 324; Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin, to 2016; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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.
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.