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About this object

Narrative

Unidentified object; not Peruvian, but possibly Ecuadorian or Colombian? Also undetermined whether this is a fragment or complete piece.

Physical description

Pre-Columbian anthropomorphic stone sculpture. Head-shaped with incised designs on top. The eyes are slanted outward, topped with large eyebrows, heavy eyelids, and pronounced ducts just below the eyes. The nose is long, and the mouth is squared with puckered lips.