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AP® Art History Teaching Resources

Indigenous North America (except Mexico) Before 1980

Key Work of Art or Architecture

Related Content for Contextual Understanding

154. Mesa Verde, Ancestral Puebloan (450-1300 CE) Ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi). Mesa Verde, Colorado (20)

Architecture: Domestic Architecture through Time (24)

Comparison: Petra, Jordan & Mesa Verde (23)

156. Great Serpent Mound, Ea. Woodlands (c1070 CE)
Adena and Mississippian (Eastern Woodlands). Great Serpent Mound. Ohio (8)

163. Bandolier bag, Lenape tribe (c 1850 CE)
Lenape (Delaware tribe, Eastern Woodlands). Bandolier bags (24)

Beadwork of the Indigenous Americas (21)

Comparison: Beadwork of the Wixarika (3)

164. Transformation mask, Kwakiutl (19th C.) Kwakwaka’wakw (Kwakiutl). Transformation mask (16)

Northwest Coast Native Art (26)

Comparison: NW Coast Transformation Masks & Chavín nose ring (14)

World Masking Traditions (18)

165. Painted elk hide, Cotsiogo (c 1895 CE) Cadzi Cody (Cotsiogo). Painted elk hide, Wind River Res., Wyoming (14)
166. Black-on-Black vessel, Martinez (20th Cen CE)

See Also

Indigenous Americas: an Overview (39)