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Asian Art

Shallow Bowl

2nd century B.C.E.

Earthenware, molded and carved

2 1/4 × 11 1/2 in. (5.7 × 29.2 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2017.54.4
Geography: 
Country Bengal, India
Culture: 
Indian
Period: 
Shunga period (2nd–1st century B.C.E)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Art of the Past NY; 1980 Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn.; 2017 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.