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Figure Vessel

Date:
12th–9th century B.C.
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica
Culture:
Tlatilco (?)
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 13 3/4 x W. 6 1/2 x D. 8 in. (34.9 x 16.5 x 20.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Anonymous Gift, 1965
Accession Number:
1978.412.147
Not on view
Private collector, Connecticut, until 1965; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1965–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 566.



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