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The Mayer Center, Department of Arts of the Ancient Americas
Artworks from this gallery are part of the Mayer Center, Deparment of Arts of the Ancient Americas at the Denver Art Museum. This collection spans nearly four millennia and includes examples of the artistry developed by communities throughout Mesoamerica, Central and South America, and the Caribbean and Southwestern United States. Notable in particular for its vast holdings of Central American ceramics, jade, and stone sculpture, the DAM's collection stands as one of the most comprehensive and expansive examples in the United States.
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