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Inca Star

Detail of image 000804. A similar motif appearsin Poma de Ayala (1615) and is identified as Venus. Early Chiribaya bowl from Loreto Viejo, in the coastal Osmore valley. Early (Algarrobal phase) Chiribaya style (900 AD-1125? AD). In-depth discussion see Owen 1993, 393, fig. B-28. Drawing after Owen 2005/2011: http://bruceowen.com/research/pots1.htm. Drawing and interpretetion: Clados fig. 400.

 

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