Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Figure - Pottery (Handle)

1500

Ceramic

8.4 x 5 x 4.3 cm (3 5/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 11/16 in.)
Gift of Roderick M. Engert, B. A. 1950
1980.39.8
Culture: 
El Salvador, Guachipilín
Period: 
Late Postclassic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Found in 1868, buried at Guachpilin, near Santa Ana, El Salvador, by Alpheus Starkey Williams, class of 1831

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1980,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 74.

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