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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Unknown

Cylindrical Tripod Vessel

A.D. 400–500

Ceramic, burnished blackware with incised decoration and traces of cinnabar

10.8 × 13.7 cm (4 1/4 × 5 3/8 in.)
Henry Sage Goodwin, B.A. 1927, Fund
1988.25.1
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan Culture
Period: 
Early Classic Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased from Fine Arts of Ancient Lands, Inc.1988 (Spencier Throckmorton, President) from Harmer Rooke Gallery.
Ex-collection: Pepper Collection, NYC Harmer Rooke Gallery

Bibliography: 

Mimi Gardner Gates, “Director’s Report 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 121.

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