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Mexico & Central America to 1700

The collection of nearly 1,500 objects produced by the early cultures of Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean includes works from the Maya, Aztec, Zapotec, Toltec, Teotihuacan, Huastec, Mezcala, Colima, Chiriquí, Chorotega, Nicoya, Huetar, Trujillo, and Taino peoples.

Tripod Bowl
Unknown people (Costa Rica)
Tripod Bowl
800-1200
12.3.562
Male
Remojadas Culture, Western Mexico
Male "Sonriente" Figure
about 200-400
162.30.14803
Burial Urn
Zapotec
Burial Urn
700-1050
166.28.16034
Seated Nursing Figure
Greater Chiriqui
Seated Nursing Figure
1350-1520
22.5.3946
Whistle (Ocarina) in the Form of a Bird
Greater Chiriqui
Whistle (Ocarina) in the Form of a Bird
1350-1520
22.5.3954
Urn
Chorotega
Urn
500-1200
38.12.5441
Vessel in the Form of a Squirrel in
Guanacaste
Vessel in the Form of a Squirrel in "Pataky" style
Late Period VI (about 1200-1400)
38.12.5442
Tripod Vessel in the Form of a Frog
Unknown people (Costa Rica)
Tripod Vessel in the Form of a Frog
1-500
38.12.5443
Ocarina in the form of an Owl
Nicoya
Ocarina in the form of an Owl
300 BCE-300 CE
38.12.5486
Closed Yoke Commemorating Ceremonial Ballgames
Maya
Closed Yoke Commemorating Ceremonial Ballgames
300 -600
987.29.26715
Tripod Vessel
Huetar
Tripod Vessel
500-1000
C.976.247
Nayarit Dog (Chinesco Style)
Nayarit
Nayarit Dog (Chinesco Style)
1st-3rd century
S.958.364
Standing Female Figure
Tlatilco
Standing Female Figure
Middle Preclassic, 1200-500 BCE
S.965.56.4
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