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Effigy Vessel

Archive, Museum: Museo Amano (Lima, Peru)
Number: ID number unknown

Period: Wari (550 to 1000)

Official waering hat and tunic decorated with rectangular motif units. The ones of the tunic belong to the category of Paired Elements (Sawyer 1967). Tocapu-ish motifs as face painting. Probably from Pacheco. Originally hold two staffs(?) of perishable material. Amano Museum, Lima. H.: 29 cm.

 

Four-Cornered Hat (1 / 2)   edit

 

 

 

Tunic Front Vertical Row (3 / 1)   edit