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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Whistling Stirrup Vessel with Birth Scene

200 B.C– A.D. 400

Ceramic

length and width at base: 9 1/16 × 5 11/16 × 4 7/8 in. (23 × 14.5 × 12.4 cm)
Gift of Margaret S. and Linus Travers, B.A. 1958, M.A.T. 1959, from the collection of Arnold F. Strauss, M.D.
2018.71.9
Geography: 
Geography Central Andes, Peru
Culture: 
Central Andes, Salinar / Virú
Period: 
Early Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

ex-collection: Arnold F. Strauss, M.D, 1902 – 1965

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.