Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Figurine, Man Holding Ball in Lap, Mold-Made

A.D. 400–1958

Ceramic with moldmade and stamped elements

4 in. (10.2 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred H. Olsen
1958.86.12a
Geography: 
Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Teotihuacan
Period: 
Modern
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1958 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), 45, 211, no. 35, fig. 23.

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