Iximche Jaguar Necklace

Iximche Jaguar Necklace

17 hand crafted dark green jade jaguar heads strung with goldfilled beads.
Iximche Jaguar Head Necklace
Late Post-Classic Period
1470 D.C. – 1524 D.C.
 
Kaqchikel Maya
Iximche, Guatemala
This necklace is a rendition of one found in a tomb in Iximche, Tecpan, Guatemala. Iximche is one of the last Post-Classic Maya cities.  It was built shortly before the Spanish conquest.
The original necklace is composed of jaguar heads and beads made from gold.
Sold out

Special offers