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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Seated figurine holding smaller figure

A.D. 400–600

Ceramic (POSSIBLE IMITATION)

10.9 × 4.3 × 3.7 cm (4 5/16 × 1 11/16 × 1 7/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J Robert Merrill
1981.110.3
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan
Period: 
Modern
Classification: 
Sculpture
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), 46, 211, no. 38, fig. 25.

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