Mirror-Bearer (Maya)

Mirror-Bearer (Maya)

Mirror-Bearer, 6th century (Classic Maya), wood and red hematite, 35.9 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)Special thanks to The Metropolitan...
Pair of Earflares, Winged Messengers (Moche Culture, Peru)

Pair of Earflares, Winged Messengers (Moche Culture, Peru)

Pair of Earflares, Winged Messengers, 3rd-7th century, Moche, Peru, gold, turquoise, sodalite, shell, 8 cm (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Speakers: Dr. Sarahh Scher...
Vessel with a mythological scene (Maya)

Vessel with a mythological scene (Maya)

Vessel, Mythological Scene, 7-8th century C.E., Maya (Classic Maya), 14 x 11.4 cm, ceramic (1978.412.206) (The Metropolitan Museum of Art). Speakers: Dr. James Doyle,...
The Mesoamerican Ballgame and a Classic Veracruz yoke

The Mesoamerican Ballgame and a Classic Veracruz yoke

Yoke, c. 1 - 900 C.E., Classic Veracruz culture, greenstone, 11.5 x 38 x 41.5 cm (American Museum of Natural History) Speakers: Dr. Rex...
Coyolxauhqui Stone

Coyolxauhqui Stone

Coyolxauhqui Monolith (Aztec), c. 1500, volcanic stone, found Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan, excavated 1978 (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr....
Tlaloc vessel

Tlaloc vessel

Tlaloc vessel, c. 1440-70, found Templo Mayor, Tenochtitlan, ceramic (Museo del Templo Mayor, Mexico City)Speakers: Dr. Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank and Dr. Beth Harris source
Chakalte’, Relief with Enthroned Ruler (Maya)

Chakalte’, Relief with Enthroned Ruler (Maya)

Chakalte’, Relief with Enthroned Ruler (lintel from La Pasadita, Guatemala), late 8th century (Classic Maya), limestone and paint, 88.9 x 87.6 x 7 cm...
Unearthing the Aztec past, the destruction of the Templo Mayor

Unearthing the Aztec past, the destruction of the Templo Mayor

Unearthing the Aztec past, the destruction of the Templo Mayor (Mexico City) ARCHES: At Risk Cultural Heritage Education Series Speakers: Dr. Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank and Dr. Steven...
Tlatilco figurines

Tlatilco figurines

Tlatilco figurines (from the National Museum of Anthropology, but also including the Female Figure at the Princeton University Art Museum), ceramic, Tlatilco, Mesoamerica (present-day...
Moche Portrait Head Bottle

Moche Portrait Head Bottle

Portrait Head Bottle, 5th–6th century (Moche culture), Peru, ceramic, 32.39 cm high (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) Speakers: Dr. Sarahh Scher and Dr. Steven...