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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Female Figure with Elaborate Garments

A.D. 600–900

Mold-made ceramic

25.4 × 19.05 × 5.72 cm (10 × 7 1/2 × 2 1/4 in.)
Gift of Dicey Taylor, Ph.D. 1983, and Justin Kerr
2017.111.1
Geography: 
Made in Veracruz, Mexico
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Mexico, Veracruz, Joachin
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased in the 1970s in Mexico from the dealer Socorro Navarrete
Collection of Justin Kerr

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.