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Eccentric

Bruce Bradley, 18/11/2003: Central US. Early to Middle Woodland? Possibly Mayan from Southern Mexico or Belize? Not PaleoIndian or Solutrean...

Silver coin

Spanish silver coin of Phillip IV, dated to 1678....

Storm or rain god

This is a representation of the rain or storm god, who is found throughout Central America. The blue represents water but the goggle eyes and fangs are the storm god’s...

Power figure

.A giant West African snail shell contains medicinal ingredients (bilongo), which are sealed inside with resin. Guineafowl feathers are secured to the shell. The shell itself was covered in a...

Power figure

A carving of a high-status woman kneeling in supplication with medicines (bilongo) on her stomach and beneath her legs. The Kongo ideal of beauty is represented through scarification markings on...

Huipil

Woven in three sections, most of the blouse is plain with the neck and shoulders decorated with woollen embroidery. Weaver has demonstrated their skill through intense interlocking geometric designs....

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