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Olmec jade objects were of preference translucent blue green in color and were unsurpassed in the ancient Americas for compact, symmetrically balanced, three-dimensional form, and elegance of surface detail. Complex imagery characterizes Olmec sculpture in jade and the inclusion of feline and avian elements particularly add to the symbolic power of the depictions.

Olmec jade objects were of preference translucent blue green in color and were…

Barakat Collection Olmec Jade Mask - CK.0740 Origin: Mesoamerica Circa: 1200 BC to 500 BC  Dimensions: 8.25" (21.0cm) high x 7.5" (19.1cm) wide  Collection: Pre-Columbian Medium: Jade  $600,000.00  Location: United States

Barakat Collection Olmec Jade Mask - CK.0740 Origin: Mesoamerica Circa: 1200 BC to 500 BC Dimensions: 8.25" (21.0cm) high x 7.5" (19.1cm) wide Collection: Pre-Columbian Medium: Jade $600,000.00 Location: United States

NeoMexicanismos - Regional Masks Southern Mexico/Northern Guatemala - Mayan - Mask of Tlaloc, 300-200 BCE Jade

NeoMexicanismos - Regional Masks Southern Mexico/Northern Guatemala - Mayan - Mask of Tlaloc, BCE Jade

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Olmec Pesquero Style Jade Mask - CK.0053 Origin: Gulf Coast of Mexico Circa: 900 BC to 500 BC  Dimensions: 6.75" (17.1cm) high x 6.375" (16.2cm) wide  Collection: Pre-Columbian Medium: Jade    Location: United States Barakat Gallery Store

Olmec Pesquero Style Jade Mask - Origin: Gulf Coast of Mexico Circa: 900 BC to 500 BC Dimensions: high x wide Collection: Pre-Columbian Medium: Jade Location: United States Barakat Gallery Store

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