Art of Mesoamerica

 (392 works)

Img Title Date Artist Medium Acc #
Monkey effigy bottle Monkey effigy bottle 1100-1400 Sicán, Lambayeque region, north coast Peru earthenware 821-D2
Ball player, incense burner Ball player, incense burner Early Classic 300 AD-600 AD Veracruz, Gulf Coast, Mexico earthenware PC136-1980
Strap-handled effigy vessel Strap-handled effigy vessel (1100-1470) Chimú, north coast Peru earthenware 840-D2
Woman with distended abdomen Woman with distended abdomen Late Formative, Shaft Tomb era 100 BC-300 AD Coahuayana Valley, Colima, West Mexico earthenware 2002.229
Mask Mask Middle Formative 800 BC-300 BC Olmec, Mexico jadeite PC4-1980
Vessel Vessel 1000 AD-1450 Peru earthenware 3212-D3
Necklace Necklace Early Post-Classic 900 AD-1200 Mixtec, Oaxaca, Mexico shell, (thread) PC191-1980
Seated female dignitary Seated female dignitary Late Classic 600 AD-900 AD Maya, Jaina Island, Campeche, Mexico earthenware, pigments PC4-1986
Ball player Ball player Late Formative 300 BC-300 AD Ameca, Jalisco, West Mexico earthenware, pigment PC7-1982
Standing figure Standing figure Middle Formative 800 BC-300 BC Olmec, Tlapacoya, Central Mexico earthenware, pigment PC9-1980
Necklace Necklace Early Post-Classic 900 AD-1200 Mixtec, Oaxaca, Mexico shell, turquoise, (thread) PC190-1980
Human head, hacha Human head, hacha Late Classic 600 AD-900 AD Maya, Pacific Coast, Guatemala granite, shell, pigments PC10-1982
Stirrup-spouted bottle Stirrup-spouted bottle Chimú-Inca 1470-1533 Chimú, north coast Peru earthenware 835-D2
Seated figure Seated figure 1000 BC-300 BC Olmec, Las Bocas, Central Mexico earthenware PC7-1980
Bowl Bowl Late Chimú 1300-1470 Chimú, north coast Peru earthenware 838-D2
Standing figure Standing figure Late Chimú 1300-1470 Chimú, north coast Peru earthenware 830-D2
Bead Bead (1200) Maya, Central America wood PC220.17-1980
Figure Figure Middle Formative 800 BC-300 BC Mezcala, Guerrero, West Mexico greenstone PC67-1980
Spindle whorl Spindle whorl (1200) Mixtec, Mexico earthenware PC221.13-1980
Head fragment Head fragment Middle Formative 800 BC-300 BC Zapotec, Oaxaca, Mexico earthenware PC4-1984