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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Standing Female Figure with Bowl

100 B.C.–A.D. 250

Ceramic with pigment

63.1 cm (24 13/16 in.)
Gift of Mr and Mrs Fred Olsen
1961.43.7b
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Nayarit, Ixtlán del Río Style
Period: 
Protoclassic Period
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Carlebach Gallery, New York, October 1,1955; Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1961 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George A. Kubler, ed., Pre-Columbian Art of Mexico and Central America (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 173, 339, no. 386, fig. 218.

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