Olmec colossal heads. The most recognized aspect of the Olmec civilization are the enormous helmeted heads. The Olmec are now recognized as the predecessors of the Maya and Aztec civilizations.

Olmec head, Museo de Antropología, Xalapa Olmec head, Veracruz, circa 1942.

(via http://chrbutler.com/page/3)

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