Two Flat Stamps | Atlantic Watershed | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Date: 1st–7th century. Geography: Costa Rica. Culture: Atlantic Watershed. Medium: Ceramic. Dimensions: H. 1 15/32 x W. 2 3/32 in. (3.7 x 5.3 cm). Classi...
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Cylinder seal, Monkey decoration, from Holmul,Maya Rise and Fall,Museo Nacional de Arquelogia y Ethnologia, Ministerio de Cultura y Deportes, Guatemala, Guatemala City
Stop! In The Name Of History
Okay, that title is a complete joke, but with this artifact...just couldn't resist. Behold a hand-shaped stamp, made by the Olmecs sometime between 1000 and 600 BCE. It was found at Las Bocas, Mexico....
Serpent Stamp | Atlantic Watershed | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Serpent Stamp. Ceramic stamps are found in Costa Rican burials, suggesting that their importance extended beyond utilitarian. Much speculation has been made with regard to the material that these stamps were intended to imprint, including paper, textiles, and the human body. The curved shape of the printing surface supports the function of body painting most strongly.
Xiuhmolpilli - unknown - Google Arts & Culture
The ceremony of the New Fire was one of the most important ceremonies in the Mexica world. Each 52 years a cycle was finished and at the end of which all t...
Lot 80 - Ecuador jama-coaque - Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolger Pre-Columbian Art Auction #321
Nördliche Küste. Ca. 500 - 1000 n. Chr. 3 Rollstempel aus rötlich-grauem Ton zum Dekorieren von Textilien oder der Haut. Geometrische Muster und mythologische Vogelwesen. H. 6,5 bis 5,7 cm. Minimal bestoßen. 3 St.Ex Sammlung Westermann der 1960er Jahre. Jeder Stempel mit TL-Gutachten.Estimate price: €1125