An Early Stone Pectoral from Southeastern Mexico
Michael D. Coe
Dumbarton Oaks Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology Studies Series
Art, Archaeology, Pre-Columbian Studies, Museum Collections
ISBN: 978-0-88402-013-4, Paperback, 1966, Available online
This description and iconographic analysis of an Olmec pectoral, with an early Maya figure and glyphic text incised on its reverse, offers evidence of the presence of writing in the Late Pre-Classic Maya lowlands.
Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology, Number 1