Sculpture of Olmec head presented to City of McAllen.
POSTED: Friday, January 22, 2010 - 9:46am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:35am
The City of McAllen received a new gift from the Governor of Vercruz, Mexico on Thursday.
A sculpture of a reproduced Olmec head number eight was presented to McAllen Mayor Richard Cortez at a ribbon cutting ceremony. The sculpture is one of four colossal heads located outside of Mexico. In turn, the City of McAllen has entrusted the display of the sculpture to the International Museum of Art and Science.