Pre-Columbian Ceramics Exhibit
In the public corridor. See ancient ceramic pieces from Peru, Mexico and Central America.
- Ongoing: indefinitely
- Where: Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson
- Cost: Free
- Contact Phone: 601-960-1515
- Categories: Exhibits and Openings (All), Museum Exhibits
The objects displayed in the cases of the Mu¬seum’s lobby originate from ancient cultures which flourished in Peru, Mexico and Central America prior to the arrival of Europeans. Most of the objects on view are Peruvian pre-Columbian ceramics, which were donated to or loaned to the Museum by Sam Olden of Yazoo City, Miss. Also represented are Mesomerican cultures, including the Maya and the Olmec.
This event was posted June 18, 2012 and last updated July 3, 2012