"Mourning" Figure Vessel, Ceramic, Nayarit

"Mourning" Figure Vessel

Date:
2nd century B.C.–A.D. 2nd century
Geography:
Mexico, Mesoamerica, Nayarit
Culture:
Nayarit
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
H. 7 5/8 x W. 5 1/2 x D. 6 1/4 in. (19.3 x 14 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.1098
Not on view
[Everett Rassiga, New York, until 1963]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1963, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, November 1963–1978

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. 596.

Richard Townsend, ed. Ancient West Mexico: Art and Archaeology of the Unknown Past. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1998.