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La Venta, Tabasco

A view of the village of La Venta and the Pemex refineries from the La Venta pyramid. Written on slide “Feb 68P5”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Objects from the 1943 excavations at La Venta, Tabasco, including figurine 11 (top center), figurine 9 (bottom left), figurine 8 (bottom center) and figurine 10 (bottom right) Written on slide “Duplicate, E#-7,1943”

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La Venta, Tabasco

One of the 16 figurines from La Venta Offering No. 4.

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La Venta, Tabasco

One of the 16 figurines from La Venta Offering No. 4.

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade objects from La Venta Offering No. 5 Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S5R11’

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La Venta, Tabasco

La Venta Offering No. 3 This offering consists of a large number of small pieces, including three figurines, a bird-shaped pendant, four small concave rectangular objects, five spangles, five ornaments of rock crystal, and a large numbers of beads of various types. Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARA, Jade, PD 129, Aug 1955’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Figurines from La Venta Offering No. 4 Written on slide “Philip Drucker, S1ARA, MUS 2, Jade”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade celts and concave ilmenite mirror from La Venta Offering No. 11. Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARB’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade celts and concave ilmenite mirror from La Venta Offering No. 9. Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARB’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade beads. Not clear from which offering they are. Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARB, MUS 23’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade objects from La Venta Offering No. 5. Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARA, Reject Test 5, 1955’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Celt from La Venta Offering No. 2. (See also heizer_0001, 0004, 1359) Written on slide ‘Philip Drucker, S1ARB, Reject Test 4, 1955’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Various jade objects, including round beads, tubular beads and ear plug sets. The jade celt carved with the jaguar design is from offering Tomb E. Written on slide ‘1962 sculptured, 34, MUS1, Aug 62W’

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La Venta, Tabasco

This is probably a vessel that Clewlow and Corson described as “ Coarse Brown jar from near Drain No. 2; height 36 cm.” Written on slide ‘#61, Feb 68P5, H2’

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La Venta, Tabasco

Jade maskette. This small jade object appears to be the one that is part of La Venta Offering No. 5. (see Olmec artifact database cat. # A407260)

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La Venta, Tabasco

Southwest Plaform, La Venta. Written on slide “R.J. Squier, S4RB, PSW 24P”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Work in progress. Written on slide “R. J. Squier, Olmec-la Venta Expedition, Mexico, S4RB, RJS-27, Apr 1955”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “3/55, La Venta, X-55, detail of east side of west bastion facing NW. Note adobe bricks in stratigraphic wall and lower facing stones in situ. Upper facing removed, x-55, 55-x”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “La Venta, Tenth course of adobe bricks exposed in west bastion facing NW, 3/55, X-8, x-8, 8-x

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La Venta, Tabasco

Unidentified. This is possibly a Stewart photo from the early 1940s.

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “Philip Drucker; Mexico PD-49; S3 R5 Mar 1955”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “R.J. Squier RI; 5; C-9; Jun 1955”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Written on slide “R.J. Squier; PSW 72; S4 RB Apr 1955”

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La Venta, Tabasco

Aireal view of the coast of Veracruz. Written on slide “Nov 66P9, Olmec Geog., S. Veracruz coast”

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Unspecified Site

Río Cuatzacualcos. Written on slide “Coatz. R.from hotel Cortza room, Jul 67P6”


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