Loan Object
Artist: Unknown

Type K Mask

1200–900 B.C.

Ceramic with red-brown and ochre painted highlights

Object: 14.27 x 14.55 x 5.49 x 13.97 cm (5 5/8 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
On loan from a Private Collection
ILE2017.6.1
Culture: 
Mexico, Tlatilco
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Masks
Geography: 
Made in Tlatilco, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased at auction Arte Primitivo, NYC, March 6, 2017
Ex-Collection: Estate of Emily A. Wingert, from the Collection of EMily A. and Paul S. Wingert, Monclair, NJ, 1950s-to early 1980s, Acquired from Everett Rassiga, NYC, July 28, 1965, Item #1520

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.