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Asian Art

Vessel

ca. 1500 B.C.E.

Earthenware with impressed and tooled patterns

5 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (15 × 15 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2017.54.23a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Middle Jomon period (ca. 2500–1500 B.C.E.) or Late Jomon period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Mika Gallery, New York; purchased on March 25, 2011 by Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn.; gift in 2017 to the 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).

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.