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Guanacaste or Nicoya Jaguar Tripod Effigy Metate

300-700 CE (Las Minas/Matapalo Phases) Unknown Artist
Stone metate carved to resemble a jaguar.

Aztec (Mexica) Figure of Seated Ruler or Dignitary with Hands on Knees and Large Headdress

1200-1500 CE (Post Classic-Late Post Classic/Early Aztec-Late Aztec B Periods) Unknown Artist
Sculpture of a man seated with crossed legs and wearing a large headdress and long, intricate earings; his mouth is open as if he is in mid-speech.

Casas Grandes (Paquimé) Bowl with Effigy Rabbit Heads

c. 1200 CE (Medio Period) Unknown Artist
Decorative ceramic bowl covered with complex, interlocking geometrical designs with two abstract rabbit heads on either side.

Aztec (Mexica) Frog

900-1500 CE Unknown Artist
Stone sculpture of a perched frog.

Aztec (Mexica) Coiled Rattlesnake

600-1400 CE (Late Classic-Post Classic/Late Aztec A Periods) Unknown Artist
Brown stone carving of a rattlesnake with its head and tail emerging from its coiled body.

Chinesco (Nayarit) Owl Effigy Vessel with Chupicuaro Influence

c. 100 BCE (San Blas, Gavilan or Early Ixtlan Period) Unknown Artist
Stylized depiction of a spotted owl with a beak and large open eyes, resembling a calabash.