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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Veracruz figure head

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

16 × 15.5 × 9 cm (6 5/16 × 6 1/8 × 3 9/16 in.) other (On stand): 29 cm(11 7/16 in.)
Gift of the Estates of Ivy Starr Minely and Dennis S. Minely
2016.145.16
Geography: 
Veracruz, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Veracruz
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Collection of Dennis and Ivy Minely

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.