Statue

PicID 000566
Type Drawing
Category Object
Copyright Drawing 2010 Christiane Clados

 

Description
Statue of a man who wears a crown and a skirt. The skirt shos circle motifs and feline heads in profile arranged in diagonals (APDA). He shows signs of starvation, ribs and navel are shown up. The crown shows the feline serpent flanked by two Tocapus. The belt imitates the body of a serpent. Ankle bands show trophy heads in frontal view. The hair of the man is represented as serpents with feline heads. The APDA is normally seen with Inca Tocapus. M.E.P.-Rom, cat. no. 53006. Purin 1991, Inka-Peru,151,fig. 186.