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.

Standing Female Captive
Head of Xochipilli-Macuilxochitl (God of Pleasure, Games and Music)
Smiling Male Figure
Vessel with Feet in the Shape of Peccary Heads and a Lid with a Bird-and-Fish Handle
Vessel for Cacao
Gold Crown
Conch shell with incised designs
Model of ballgame with spectators
Standing Male Figure