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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “Sc38A; BG-S 15; Camp in afternoon.; X-13; 2/18/55”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “La Venta, Looking uptown from S. end of town.; X-51; 3/6/55”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified

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La Venta, Tabasco

Monument 60, currently at the La Venta Museum in Villahermosa, Tabasco. Written on slide “La Venta Park: Villahermosa”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Monument 60, currently at the La Venta Museum in Villahermosa, Tabasco.

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Tres Zapotes, Veracruz

Tres Zapotes Monument F This is one of two figures with a large grotesque head and instead of a body a long flat tenonlike projection, found at Tres Zapotes. (see stirling_19, for Tres Zapotes Monument G) Written on slide “Santiago Tuxtla (From TZ?)”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Monument 60, currently at the La Venta Museum in Villahermosa, Tabasco. Piña Chan described this as a “basalt sculpture, 61 cm high, which appears to represent an anthropomorphic animal. It was found at Ixhuatlán, Veracruz.” (page 96)

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. Written on slide “Scene 3; Open 3”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Excavations in progress at La Venta. Written on slide “National Geographic Society, Aug 62, R.H. Stewart, 00, (NGS) PSE1”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Excavations in progress at La Venta. Written on slide “National Geographic Society, Aug 62, R.H. Stewart, 00, (NGS)PSE2”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Excavations in progress at La Venta. Written on slide “National Geographic Society, Aug 62, R.H. Stewart, 00, (NGS)PSE3”

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Stela 1. Stirling suggested that this stela probably represents the open mouth of a jaguar, with a standing female figure. (1943b: 50) Written on slide “ornaments, Nat., Geo. Soc., R.H. Stewart, Aug 62, duplicate, (NGS)S-11, LV stelae”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified (part of a) monument or stela. Written on slide “Jun 62P”

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Monument 14, a stone cylinder with a stone plug in the lower end Written on slide “Nat. Geo. Soc., R.H. Stewart, duplicate, 00, (NGS) M-141, Aug 62”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “Bearing race “offering” below midpoint of column tomb on top of A2 md., jul 67P6, La Venta”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “Tr. X, looking E, Jul 67 P6”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “View from hotel room Cuatzacualcos Jul 67P6”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. Written on slide “Feb 68P5”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. Written on slide “Mar 68P4, T, (Napton)”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. Written on slide “Feb 68P5”

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Monument 30. This monument represents a seated human figure, carved from basalt, with the head broken off. It is 40 cm high, 45 cm wide and 44 cm thick at the base. On the upper part of the chest is a rectangular plaque with a St. Andrew’s cross, a common Olmec motif. Written on slide “#27, Feb 68P5, H11”

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Monument 30. Written on slide “Feb 68P5”

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Monument 30. Written on slide “#25, Feb 68P5, H11”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. Written on slide “Feb 68P5, #29, H4”

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La Venta, Tabasco

A view of the La Venta pyramid. Written on slide “Feb 68P5, ”


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