Pre-Hispanic Art

Pre-Hispanic Art

The Museum’s Pre-Hispanic collection, encompassing Mesoamerican, Central American and Peruvian cultures, span 2,500 years of history. Over 2,000 artifacts offer fine examples of vessels, ceremonial objects, tools, body ornaments and reliefs from major ancient cultures including Teotihuacan, Mayan, Zapotec, Nayarit, Colima and Peruvian Incan civilizations.

Burial Figurine's Head Fragment

Unknown
1400 (Post Classic)
Northern Lowlands
Carved Stone Face

Unknown
300–100 CE
Guerrero, Mexico
Carved Stone Object

Unknown
300-100 BCE
Guerrero, Mexico