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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Head from a Figure

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

2 1/2 × 1 5/16 × 1 in. (6.4 × 3.4 × 2.6 cm)
Gift of Dicey Taylor, Ph.D. 1983, and Justin Kerr
2018.45.133
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, possibly Palenque
Period: 
Late Classic
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.