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Old March 29th, 2012, 08:43 AM   #1
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Mesoamerican Sculpture (post 500 AD)

Classic Veracruz Culture Bust 600-900 AD


http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/totonac-heads.htm
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Waxaklajuun Ub'aah K'awiil of Copan, Honduras, 695–738 AD

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Stela, Copán Ruins by Hesperia2007, on Flickr

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COPAN MAYAN RUINS: STELA B. Front View of Waxaklajuun Ub'aah K'awiil. SEE 2 SEATED FIGURES AT TOP. 1984 Photo by Peter Wendelken. by Neotropical Pete, on Flickr

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copan stela 5 by slider5, on Flickr

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Old March 29th, 2012, 08:58 AM   #3
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Very intricate design.
Which part of Mexico is this from?
(assuming its in Mexico)
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Copan is in Honduras,

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K'inich Kan Bahlam II of Palenque, 700-800 AD

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Palenque Museum by mayaportrait, on Flickr
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K'inich Ahkal Mo' Nahb III and subjects of Palenque, around 700 AD

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Palenque museum by Richard Weil, on Flickr

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Female from El Zapotal, Veracruz 600-900 AD

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/...-museum-25.htm

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back rest of Mayan throne? Origin unknown 600-900 AD

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Museo Amparo by Cosmojojo, on Flickr
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Piedras Negras, Guatemala: Ascension of an Ajaw, 7-25-667 AD

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Jaina Island type figurine, 650-800 AD


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Aztec Sun Stone 1400-1500 AD


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Jaina Figurine 600-900 AD


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Jaina figurine, 600-900 AD

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Classic Veracruz Culture statue? 600-900 AD

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Spectacular art from ancient Mexico and Mesoamerica! How interesting would have been to know more about that great Civilization, about their arts, their knowledge...
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Map of Mesoamerica.

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K'inich Janaab Pakal II of Palenque, 603-683 AD

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"Yomp Stela" Origin unknown around 700 AD

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Warrior from El Zapotal, Veracruz, 600-900 AD


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Piedras Negras, Guatemala: Ascension of an Ajaw, 7-25-667 AD

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Page 166 Fig 249. from http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7029/6...0164345a_b.jpg

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Page 166 Fig 249. from http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7029/6...0164345a_b.jpg
I love these - it just shows you what level of detail went into work back then.
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