Moche III/IV Redware Mold Made Jar Depicting a Dignitary(133 views)
Description: The person is wearing a head cloth underneath a Puma head ring with straps ending in tassels. and large paws with a polka dot tail down his back. He also wears large ear spools which denote his status. He holds his hands to his chest below a semi-circular breast ornament. These vessels are made in a two part mold, one part for the front and the other mold for the back.
Condition Report: Very good condition
Dimensions: Height: 12 1/2"
Date: Peru, Moche IV, North Coast, c. AD 400 - 550