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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Tlaloc Jar

A.D. 300–1521

Brown Ceramic

6 1/2 in. h. × 6 3/4 in. dia. (16.5 cm. h. × 17.1 cm. dia.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred H. Olsen
1958.86.1
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, probably Central Mexico
Period: 
Early Classic Period to Late Postclassic 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), 55, no. 65.

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