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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Tecomate with Stylized Reptile

1500–900 B.C.

Ceramic with black slip

2 3/4 × 3 1/2 in. (6.99 × 8.89 cm)
Gift of Peter David Joralemon, B.A. 1969, M.Phil. 1974
2018.12.36
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Olmec
Period: 
Early Formative Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Acquired from David Bramhall, New York, in the 1990s, active from the early 1960s to 2012.

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.