Burial Urn

Unidentified Zapotec maker

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700-1050

Terracotta

Overall: 11 × 7 7/8 × 6 11/16 in. (28 × 20 × 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Aurellia T. and Gordon Arnold Meader, Class of 1919

166.28.16035

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 22, Olmecs, Maya, and Toltecs: Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica, Deborah Nichols, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

Death and Dying: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 55, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 26, 1995

Provenance

Collected by an American Consul in Oaxaca, Mexico between 1892-1912; acquired by Carlton Crosby, Brooklyn, Massachusetts, about 1912-1914 [for Gordon Meader]; acquired by Gordon Meader (1896-1974), St. Davis, Pennsylvania, about 1912-1914; lent to Dr. Henry Libby, Libby Museum, Wolfeboro, New Hampshire until 1930; given to the present collection, 1966.

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