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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Seated Figure

100 B.C.–A.D. 250

Ceramic with pigment

40.64 × 22.23 × 10.8 cm (16 × 8 3/4 × 4 1/4 in.)
Gift of Theodore N. Kaplan and Henry Tobin
2016.148.9
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Nayarit, Chinesco Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased from the Lands Beyond, New York 1990, #3435
Sotheby's Arcade, NYC, June 1989, lot 95

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.