Art of the Ancient Americas Highlights

This collection comprises approximately 1,500 objects, crossing cultural boundaries from the Olmec to the Inca and spanning more than 3,000 years. Its strength lies in the art of the Maya and their predecessors and also includes strong representative holdings from Costa Rica, West Mexico, and the Andean regions.

Quadruped Vessel with Peccary Feet and a Lid with a Bird-and-Fish Handle
Finial with bird-helmeted figure
Standing Male
Cylindrical vessel for cacao
Ocarina, probably a Kinkajou
Conch shell with incised designs
Smiling Figure
Standing Female Captive
Standing Male Figure
Large standing female ballplayer figurine
Maya Ball player