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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Vessel with Four House Models

100 B.C.–A.D. 250

Ceramic with pigment

17.78 × 26.04 × 23.5 cm (7 × 10 1/4 × 9 1/4 in.)
Gift of Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin
2016.148.8
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Nayarit, Ixtlán del Río Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Lands Beyond, New York 1998, #4626

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

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.