Hand Hacha, 4th–7th century. Mexico, Veracruz. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979.206.1042) #hands #Connections
Ball Player, 7th–10th century. Mexico, Mesoamerica, Veracruz. Nopiloa. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1989 (1989.28) #Olympics #London2012 | The rules and manner in which the Mesoamerican ballgame was played varied among contemporary sites and evolved through time.