Spear Thrower Gallery
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Aztec altatl (spear throwers), Mexico. Artist: Werner Forman
Aztec altatl (spear throwers), Mexico. Among the most important pieces of the Aztec warrior's equipment was his Atlatl or spear thrower. The two shown here are carved with scenes involving gods, warriors and sacrifice, and are covered in gold. Back view showing the groove into which the spear was slotted. From the Museo Nazionale Preistorico Etnografico Luigi Pigorini, Rome
© Werner Forman Archive/ Museo Nazionale Preistorico Etnografi / Heritage-Images