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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Figurine fragments

A.D. 100–650

Ceramic

head a: 1 13/16 × 1 5/8 in. (4.6 × 4.1 cm)
head b: 11/16 × 3/4 in. (1.8 × 1.9 cm)
head c: 1 15/16 × 1 1/4 in. (4.9 × 3.2 cm)
head d: 11/16 × 13/16 in. (1.7 × 2.1 cm)
head e: 1 1/8 × 1 7/16 in. (2.8 × 3.7 cm)
Gift of Margaret S. and Linus Travers, B.A. 1958, M.A.T. 1959, from the collection of Arnold F. Strauss, M.D.
2018.71.27a-e
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan culture
Period: 
Early Classic
Classification: 
Sculpture
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.