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At-Home Anthro LIVE

Aztec Symbols and Stamps

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 |
1:00PM - 1:45PM ET

This is a virtual event.
A set of four ceramic Aztec stamps.


Virtual Event - Penn Museum


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Bring your natural curiosity and craftiness into FREE live learning sessions by Penn Museum educators. Every Tuesday, join these 30-minute sessions—perfect for kids in elementary to middle school—to dig deeper into world cultures, archaeology, and anthropology with demonstrations of hands-on projects you can try at home!

The Aztec people created beautiful pottery with detailed designs showing humans, animals, plants, and geometric designs. Discover why archaeologists think that ceramic stamps may have been used by these artists to decorate pottery, clothing, and bodies. Then draw along to create a geometric design found on an ancient Aztec stamp!

Recommended Materials: Paper and pencils, crayons, or markers.

Free to Registered Guests