Tlatilco and the pre-classic cultures of the new world.

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Tlatilco (Mexico) -- Antiquities., America -- Antiqui
SeriesViking Fund publications in anthropology -- no. 19.
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LC ClassificationsF1391.T5 P6
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Pagination104 p.
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Tlatilco and the pre-classic cultures of the New World. New York, Wenner-Gren Foundation for anthropological research, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Muriel Porter Weaver. Tlatilco and the Pre-Classic Cultures of the New World.

This is a study of certain aspects of the Tlatilco culture, studies of their. By: Muriel Noé Porter. Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology #Seller Rating: % positive. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Weaver, Muriel Porter. Tlatilco and the pre-classic cultures of the New World.

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Tlatilco and the Pre-Classic Cultures of the New World. Examples of the “Pretty Ladies” figurines from the Tlatilco culture, they represented magic symbols of the cult of fertility both human and agricultural. Left: Two Tlatilco figurines from ca. – BC. (Snite Museum of Art, Indiana). Right: Pretty Lady figurine from.

The site of Tlatilco in the Valley of Mexico is important in this connection (Muriel Noe Porter, Tlatilco and the PreClassic Cultures of the New World, pp. ): The Chavin period of the Andean Pre-Classic horizon shares numerous elements with Tlatilco.

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Tlatilco and the Preclassic Cultures of the New World. Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, New York. With regard to time period, the era from to BCE ( BCE to CE according to some sources) is generally classified as the Formative or Pre-classic period in Mesoamerica.

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A typical Pre-Classic figurine from central Mexico, Tlatilco culture. One of the great cultural milestones that marked the Middle Preclassic period is the development of the first writing system, by either the Maya, the Olmec, or the Zapotec.

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Pre-Columbian civilizations, the aboriginal American Indian cultures that evolved in Mesoamerica (part of Mexico and Central America) and the Andean region (western South America) prior to Spanish exploration and conquest in the 16th century.

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Viking Fund Publication in Anthropology No. Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, New York. Other potential Mesoamerican writing systems. Two other potential writing systems of the pre-classic period have been found in Mesoamerica: The Tlatilco cylinder seal was found during the time frame of the Olmec occupation of Tlatilco, and appears to contain a non-pictographic script.

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The Mesoamerican ballgame and a Classic Veracruz yoke by Dr. Rex Koontz and Dr. Steven Zucker Yoke, c. 1 – C.E., Classic Veracruz culture, greenstone, x 38 x cm (American Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C.).

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The oldest recorded Mesoamerican date, equivalent to 36 BC, is believed to be that of Stela 2 found here. Among other sites of great antiquity (c. BC) are El Arbolillo, Zacatenco, Tlatilco and Cuicuilco in the Valley of Mexico, and Chupicuaro in the state of Guanajuato. Moe's Latest Acquisitions Showing of 1 messages.

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Viking Fund, (paper). Fine copy. $Introduction by Greg Smith. In August John Dehlin conducted a three-part interview with famed Mesoamericanist Michael Coe. 1 Dehlin operates the podcast series Mormon Stories, which features interviews discussing the faith and culture of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

2 However, Mormon Stories has a bias that is ultimately hostile to the truth of the Book of Mormon. Tlatilco burial artefacts reveal Olmec connection The National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City, houses archaeological artefacts from across the country.

Among the displayed material is a remarkable assemblage recovered from the Pre-classic site of Tlatilco in the s.