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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Tripod Leg in the Shape of an Eagle’s Head

A.D. 1400–1521

Ceramic

3 7/16 × 2 3/16 × 1 3/4 in. (8.73 × 5.56 × 4.49 cm)
Gift of Dicey Taylor, Ph.D. 1983, and Justin Kerr
2018.45.130
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Aztec
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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.