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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Kneeling Female Figure

1400–1521

Reddish volcanic stone

35 × 19.3 × 16 cm (13 3/4 × 7 5/8 × 6 5/16 in.)
Katharine Ordway Collection
1980.13.22
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Aztec
Period: 
Late Postclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1980,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 65.

Lesley K. Baier, The Katharine Ordway Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 121, 124, no. 136.

George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 51–52, 214, no. 58, fig. 30.

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.