Human Effigy Pendant, Diquís, Costa Rica, Late Period IV–Period VI, 400–1500 CE, Cast gold alloy, 14.6 × 10.5 × 3 cm, On loan from John Bourne (TL.2009.20.74)
ART OF THE ANCIENT AMERICAS: THE J. BOURNE COLLECTION
Jun 10, 2012 to Aug 26, 2012
Including 100 of the finest examples spanning geographic regions from northern Mexico to Chile, this exhibition, organized by the Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, draws on three great traditions: Mesoamerica, Central America, and Andean South America. Objects include ceramic, jade and precious metals and represent major cultural traditions, among them Maya, Olmec, Aztec, Nazca and Colima.
THIS EXHIBITION IS MADE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF: