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Olmec Era Feline Monolith in Chalcatzingo, Mexico


“Spectacular” Three-Cat Monolith Unearthed in Mexico Giant carving may have been part of a monumental wall crawling with felines. The “Triad of Felines” carved rock found in Chalcatzingo, Mexico. Photograph from INAH via AP, Ker Than, for National Geographic News, Published August 1, 2011 … Continue reading

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Ojo de Agua: Angry Olmec Raises Arm


Ancient Mesoamerican Sculpture Uncovered in Southern Mexico ScienceDaily (Feb. 14, 2011)— With one arm raised and a determined scowl, the figure looks ready to march right off his carved tablet and into the history books. If only we knew who … Continue reading

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