Long-Nosed god maskettes

Part of the Cosmology in the New World project

Creator(s): Timothy Pauketat

Year: 2010


These are Long-Nosed God copper maskettes from Meppen Mound site, Illinois, dating to AD 1050-1200. Tim Pauketat believes these objects are derived from Tlaloc imagery. Photo courtesy of Pictures of Record, Inc.

Cite this Record

Long-Nosed god maskettes. Timothy Pauketat. 2010 ( tDAR id: 5699) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8833Q6Q


Copper Long-Nosed God maskette Morning Star Tlaloc Venus

Geographic Keywords
Illinois Midwest

Temporal Keywords
Lohmann Mississippian Stirling

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 1050 to 1200

Spatial Coverage

min long: -91.912; min lat: 37.91 ; max long: -89.253; max lat: 41.096 ;

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
long-god.tif 492.05kb Dec 9, 2010 2:10:52 PM Public