Olmec mask

Mask, 10th–6th century B.C.E., Olmec (Mexico), jadeite, 6 3/4 x 6 5/16″ / 17.1 x 16.5 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York). Video from The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Cite this page as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Olmec mask," in Smarthistory, January 25, 2016, accessed June 13, 2024, https://smarthistory.org/olmec-mask-met/.