Olmec Baby Face Jade Maskette, Mexico, ca 500 BC
A pale green jade Olmec "baby face" maskette with delicately carved features and down turned mouth. Highly polished and drilled for suspension through the temples and ears. The piece having a monumental presence despite it's relatively small size. Professionally repaired from three original pieces. 3 1/4" height x 3 1/2" width x 1 3/4"depth.