"archaeology" blog posts

Made You LookChancay Funeral Offering in the form of an anthropomorphic figure supported in a bowl stand.

Made You Look

This peculiar looking ceramic has always intrigued me ever since I started working here at the VG&M. At first glance I thought it was a ceramic by world famous artist Pablo Picasso whose ceramics were often influenced by Latin American and pre-Columbian forms but on closer inspection it was not.

Posted on: 10 July 2020