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Old March 21st, 2012, 10:45 PM   #1
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Ancient Mesoamerican Sculpture (pre 500 AD)

Ceramic sculptures from Xochipala, Guerrero, Mexico 1500-1000 BCE

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An Exceptional Xochipala Early Formative Period Ceramic Female Figure by Ancient Art, on Flickr

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Behind Every Xochipalan Man (Metropolitan Museum/NYC) by chedpics, on Flickr

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Male Figure by BrassIvyDesign, on Flickr

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Olmec jade mask 900-400 BCE


http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/olmec-masks.htm

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Old March 21st, 2012, 11:55 PM   #3
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Olmec head No.8 From San Lorenzo 1200-900 BCE

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Olmec Head - Jalapa, Mexico by Sorry, That User Name is Already Taken, on Flickr


http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xalapa-museum-1.htm


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Old March 22nd, 2012, 03:44 AM   #4
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Olmec Altar 1200-900 BCE

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xalapa-museum-9.htm

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Old March 22nd, 2012, 05:59 AM   #5
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Olmec Head No.1, 1200-900 BCE

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xalapa-museum-2.htm

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olmeca's hard and big head by xurde, on Flickr

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Old March 22nd, 2012, 06:10 AM   #6
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"Olmec Wrestler" 1200-900 BCE or 1500-400 BCE


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Old March 22nd, 2012, 02:15 PM   #7
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OLmec baby figurine 1000-800 BCE?

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/...ed-figures.htm

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Old March 22nd, 2012, 02:30 PM   #8
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Can a mod please change the title to Ancient Sculpture of Mesoamerica (pre 500 AD)
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Old March 23rd, 2012, 12:45 AM   #9
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Olmec jade Mask 1000-600 BCE

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:WL...ite_Mask_3.jpg

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Old March 23rd, 2012, 02:11 PM   #10
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Great Water Goddess of Teotihuacan, 200-500 AD?


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http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/...er-goddess.htm

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Old March 23rd, 2012, 03:52 PM   #11
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Olmec jade portrait 900-300 BCE


http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/olmec-portraits.htm


http://www.precolumbianjade.com/olmec.htm


http://www.precolumbianjade.com/olmec.htm

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Olmec Head No.3, 1200-900 BCE

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impacto olmeca by teresagua, on Flickr

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Old March 23rd, 2012, 11:21 PM   #13
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Temple of the Feathered Serpent, Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, Mexico 200 AD

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Temple of Quetzalcoatl by AmateurArtGuy, on Flickr


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Temple Pyramid of Quetzalcoatl by Roamer61, on Flickr

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Old March 24th, 2012, 03:35 AM   #14
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Olmec jade mask 900 BCE

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Mask Mexico Tabasco Rio Pesquero Gulf Coast Olmec Jadeite by mharrsch, on Flickr
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Old March 24th, 2012, 06:33 PM   #15
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Some ancient Elamite sculptures from 3500-3000 BC:

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Guennol Lioness (the most expensive ancient scuplture in the world):



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Old March 24th, 2012, 09:12 PM   #16
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Cyrus, i requested a mod to change the title to only include Mesoamerican Sculpture that date before 500 AD
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Old March 24th, 2012, 10:21 PM   #17
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Old March 24th, 2012, 11:02 PM   #18
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Olmec ceramic fish vessel,1200-900 BCE

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An Exceptional Olmec Early/Middle Formative Period Ceramic Fish Vessel by Ancient Art, on Flickr

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Old March 25th, 2012, 06:15 PM   #19
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Tlatilco figurines 1300-800 BCE


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