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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Stirrup Vessel in the Shape of a Seated Figure

A.D. 100–800

Ceramic

16.6 × 16 cm (6 9/16 × 6 5/16 in.)
Gift of Margaret S. and Linus Travers, B.A. 1958, M.A.T. 1959, from the collection of Arnold F. Strauss, M.D.
2018.71.12
Geography: 
Geography Central Andes, Peru
Culture: 
Central Andes, North Coast, Moche
Period: 
Early Intermediate
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.