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Arch-shaped pottery vessel

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Provenance

1957, acquired by the Art Institute of Chicago; November 1987, sold by Sothebys New York, lot 397, to Lands Beyond Gallery, New York; after 1995, sold by Lands Beyond Gallery to Hy Zaret; 2008, gift of Shirley Zaret to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Shirley and Hy Zaret

Colima, Late Formative period, 300 B.C.–200 A.D.

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 22.86 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

2008.199

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with red slip paint

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware