Olmec mask, c. 1200-400 B.C.E., jadeite, 4 x 3-3/8 x 1-1/4″, found in offering 20 buried c. 1470 C.E. at the Aztec Templo Mayor (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City)


Olmec mask, c. 1200-400 B.C.E., jadeite, 4 x 3-3/8 x 1-1/4", found in offering 20 buried c. 1470 C.E. at the Aztec Templo Mayor (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City)

Olmec mask, c. 1200-400 B.C.E., jadeite, 4 x 3-3/8 x 1-1/4″, found in offering 20 buried c. 1470 C.E. at the Aztec Templo Mayor (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City)

Cite this page as: Dr. Naraelle Hohensee, "Olmec mask, c. 1200-400 B.C.E., jadeite, 4 x 3-3/8 x 1-1/4″, found in offering 20 buried c. 1470 C.E. at the Aztec Templo Mayor (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City)," in Smarthistory, January 20, 2016, accessed May 25, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/olmec-mask/olmec-mask-2/.