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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Figure with Zoomorphic Mask

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

Figure without Mask: 3 5/16 × 4 5/16 × 3 1/16 in. (8.48 × 10.9 × 7.8 cm) Mask only: 1 7/8 × 2 3/16 × 2 3/16 in. (4.72 × 5.49 × 5.54 cm)
Gift of Dicey Taylor, Ph.D. 1983, and Justin Kerr
2018.45.31a-b
Geography: 
Made in Veracruz, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Veracruz, possibly Joachín
Period: 
Late Classic period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex-Collection: 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.