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Sican Lambayeque funerary mask

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Metalwork: Pre 1492: Item # 1326714

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Sican Lambayeque funerary mask. Lambayeque region, Peru. Middle Sican period, 900 - 1100 AD. Silver with copper appliques. Traces of cinnibar. The copper elements framing the silver face are fused to the silver by some soldering process; and although bent, might be straightened. 5" x 7 1/2" wide. 1 oz.