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Vase

Archive, Museum: Museo Nacional De Antropología, Arqueología E Historia del Peru (Lima, Peru)
Number: after Schlesier 1959.

Period: Nazca (100 to 800 AD)

Checkerbord Pattern in vertical panel. Vase, redrawn after Schlesier 1959. Chronological Era: Early Intermediate Period (EIP), Nasca 5 Phase. Iconographic Features: horizontally drawn Jagged-Staff God (Proulx 2007) or Zackenstab-Dämon (Seler 1923) depicted with human head, human body, and crossed legs. It holds jagged rays in its two hands and wears a forehead ornament. Association with checkerboard motif (shields ?). Clados Fig. 008 CL 232. Drawing © 2010 Christiane Clados