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Indigenous Deity from Central America

Figure, Deity, Indigenous Religions, Mesoamerica and Central America

Works of Art (20)

Censer Cover (Xantil), 13th–15th century, Mexico; Tehuacá Ceramic, pigment (1978.412.10)
Censer Support, 8th–9th century, Mexico; Maya, Ceramic (1978.412.99)
Deity as Standard Bearer, 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Stone (00.5.8)
Deity Figure (Cihuateotl), 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Stone (00.5.30)
Deity Figure (Zemí), 13th–15th century, Dominican Republic; Taino, Sandstone (1979.206.1209)
Deity Figure (Zemí), ca. 1000, Dominican Republic; Taino people, Ironwood, shell (1979.206.380)
Deity Figure, 3rd–6th century, Honduras; Maya, Jade (jadeite), cinnabar (1979.206.1069)
Head of a Rain God, 10th–11th century, Mexico; Maya-Toltec, Limestone (1978.412.24)
Head of a Water Deity, 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Basalt (00.5.44)
Hunchback Holding Staff, 10th–12th century, Mexico; Huastec, Stone (1978.412.17)
Incised Celt, 10th–6th century B.C., Mexico; Olmec, Jade (jadeite) (1978.412.5)
Maize Deity (Chicomecoatl), 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Basalt (00.5.51)
Pedestal Bowl, 13th–16th century, Costa Rica; Guanacaste-Nicoya, Ceramic (1979.206.377)
Rain God Mask, 13th–14th century, Mexico; Mixtec, Serpentine (1979.206.1062)
"Smiling Figure", 7th–8th century, Mexico, Remojadas, Ceramic (1979.206.1211)
Spouted Vessel, 3rd–1st century B.C., Mexico; Monte Albán, Ceramic (1979.206.947)
Stirrup Spout Bottle: Sacrificer Scene, 2nd–5th century, Peru; Moche, Ceramic (1987.394.630)
Three-Cornered Stone with Face, 13th–15th century, Dominican Republic; Taino, Fossiliferous limestone (1997.35.2)
Vessel with Mythological Scene, 8th century, Mexico or Guatemala; Maya, Ceramic (1978.412.206)
Water Deity (Chalchihuitlicue), 15th–early 16th century, Mexico; Aztec, Stone (00.5.72)