SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

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
1958.14.54
Geography: 
Made in Oaxaca, Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Oaxaca, Zapotec
Period: 
Late Formative Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

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.

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.