Zapotec Priest Figure

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Mark Cartwright
by James Blake Wiener
published on 02 October 2015
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Zapotec Priest Figure

A ceramic figure-vessel representing a priest of the Zapotec civilization. Oaxaca, Mexico, 250-600 CE. The figure wears a mask, feathered headdress, and a medallion which represents a maize field. (St. Louis Art Museum, Missouri)

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