Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Mask

A.D. 200–900

Ceramic

17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)
Gift of the Olsen Foundation
1958.15.12
Culture: 
Mexico or Guatemala, possibly Campeche, Jaina Island, Maya
Period: 
Early Classic to Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased from Alfred Stendahl gallery, Los Angeles California March 1, 1957

Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992).

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