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Snuff Tray

Archive, Museum: Museo R.P. Gustavo Le Paige Archaeological Museum, S.J. San Pedro de Atacama (San Pedro de Atacama, Chile, Peru)
Number: ID number unknown

Period: Tiahuanaco (Tiwanaku IV and V periods between AD 300 and AD 1000)

Wooden snuffing tray, inlayed with turquoise. Tiwanaku style. Coyo Oriente, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile Museo R.P. Gustavo Le Paige, S.J. San Pedro de Atacama. Frontal staff-bearing personage wears an headdress showing two nested boxes.Long-nosed human heads in frames appear in blocks on both sides of the lower nested box.