13782. Fine Maya Jade Maize God Pectoral Pendant
Ca. 600 to 900 AD.
Fine carved blue-green jade figural pendant, depicting a standing dignitary, holding both hands to his chest, wearing a fancy headdress and ear spools. Well carved relief facial features. Drilled perforation through the head for suspension. Size: 3-3/8 inches H. x 1-5/8 inches W. Intact, excellent condition. Provenance: Private collection of a Florida physician. Overall surface deposits in the recesses. Very nice in person.