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    Incense Burner (Incensari
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Incense Burner

Archive, Museum: Ethnologisches Museum Berlin (E.M. Berlin) (Berlin, Germany)
Number: V A 64591, Scott Collection 1938

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

Puma effigy incense burner. The painting shows a winged puma who wears a crown and a necklace with pectoral or bell. S-motif as body marking. Interesting is that the wing is crowned, too. Colors: Black, beige,orange, reddish brown. Provenience: Tiwanaku. Height: 25,7 cm. V A 64591, Scott Collection 1938. Ethnologisches Museum Berlin. Clados after Eisleb 1980, fig. 119a,b. Also see Young-Sanchez 2004, 84, fig. 3.16. Clados Fig. 283.