Particularly strong in objects from the major civilizations of ancient Mexico. Collection includes ceramic funerary offerings from the West Mexican states of Nayarit, Colima, and Jalisco, jade figures produced by Olmec artists on the Gulf Coast, and textiles and ceramics from the ancient kingdoms of Peru. Browse collection by culture, place, or type of artwork.
Over 1000 digital images of pre-columbian objects in the museum's collection. Includes ritual objects, body adornment, ceramics and bural urns from pre-European contact cultures geographically ranging from Central Mexico to the coast of Peru. Browse through images or sort by attributes including culture.
Includes digital images of over 700 objects created during three thousand years of history in Mesoamerica, the Andes, and the intermediate area of Latin America. The collection includes stone sculpture, ceramics, architectural panels, small metal objects and textiles. Browse by culture, medium, or fieldwork photographs.
In-depth visual documentation of four Maya cities in the Puuc region, Yucatan, Mexico. Includes 19th and early 20th century drawings, prints, and photographs of the cities before restoration efforts as well as over 1000 recent photographs that depict current restoration. Also inlcudes an annoted bibliography.