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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Jar with Lugs

300 B.C.–A.D. 200

Ceramic with pigment

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)
other (of body): 14.8 cm(5 13/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen
Oaxaca, Mexico
Mexico, Oaxaca, Zapotec
Late Formative Period
Containers - Ceramics

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1958 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 116, 268, no. 256, fig. 112.

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