Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Figurine head fragment

A.D. 400–600

Ceramic

5 × 5.8 × 2.4 cm (1 15/16 × 2 5/16 × 15/16 in.)
Gift of Mr and Mrs J Robert Merrill
1981.110.1
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period, Phase IV
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1981,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 3 (Winter 1983): 70.

George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 47, 211, no. 41, fig. 27.

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