Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Stirrup Vessel in the Shape of Copulating Frogs

A.D. 100–800

Ceramic with pigments

19.5 x 10 cm (7 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Gift of Margaret S. and Linus Travers, B.A. 1958, M.A.T. 1959, from the collection of Arnold F. Strauss, M.D.
2018.71.13
Culture: 
Central Andes, North Coast, Moche
Period: 
Early Intermediate
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased on 5/15/2010 from Skinner, MA for

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.