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The Sacred Valley of the Incas or the Urubamba Valley is a valley in the Andes of Peru, close to the Inca capital of Cusco and the ancient city of Machu Picchu., from Iryna Machu Picchu, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Equador, Peru Travel, Wanderlust Travel, Places

The rings of Moray, an old incan agricultural site...

The rings of Moray, an old incan agricultural site in Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru (by Kenneth Moore).

Jesuit Church, Arequipa, Peru by Ricardo Bevilaqua Beautiful Architecture, Beautiful Buildings, Art And Architecture, Beautiful Places, Installation Architecture, Beautiful Sites, Simply Beautiful, Machu Picchu, Lac Titicaca

Jesuit Church, 17th-century, Arequipa

The former sacristy of the Jesuit Church, now known as St. Ignatius Chapel, Arequipa, Peru.The luxuriant decoration reproduces a tropical atmosphere, with extensive vines alternated with exotic flowers, nuts and brightly colored legendary birds. Clearly, the constant relationship of the Jesuits in Arequipa with the missions in the rainforests was the determining factor for this kind of ornamentation.

Two ancient Andean wrist guards or cuffs, Moche or related people, Peru (circa 400 - 1100 AD) Gold and silver. Tribal Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Gold Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories, Fashion Jewelry, Feather Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry

two ancient andean wrist guards or cuffs

Two ancient ANDEAN wrist guards or cuffs, Moche or related people, Peru, circa 400 - 1100 A.D. Gold and silver. One with embossed rows of circle and dot pattern, the other with two filigree bands. Largest 4 1/4 x 3 inches. Both in good condition, small loss of filigree on smaller. Provenance; Private collection, New York state. Purchased circa 1990 from James Blackmon Gallery, San Francisco. Collected by the gallery in the 1980s.

Portrait Vessel of a Ruler Moche Peru 100 BCE - 500 CE, Ceramic. Art Institute of Chicago. Photo by Mary Harrsch. Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Mayan History, Peruvian Art, Art Premier, Equador, Mesoamerican, Art Sculpture, Art Institute Of Chicago

Portrait Vessel of a Ruler Moche Peru 100 BCE-500 CE Ceramic (2)

Photographed at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

South America: The Original Cultures - Ancient Man and His First Civilizations: Moche (See attached article by clicking on the image. South American History, Native American Art, European History, Ancient World History, Art History, Colombian Art, Peruvian Art, Maya, Historical Artifacts

South America: The Original Cultures - Ancient Man and His First Civilizations

Ancient world history: Interwoven history of all the world's original civilizations in chronological context and in book format: Valdivia

Feline Bottle Date: century Geography: Peru Culture: Wari Medium: Ceramic Dimensions: H. 8 x W. x x cm) Classification: Ceramics-Containers History Of Ceramics, Peru Culture, Art Essay, Peruvian Art, Main Image, Inca, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations, Metropolitan Museum

Feline Bottle | Wari | The Met

The impressive polychrome bottle has a modeled feline head at the neck and a flattened canteenlike chamber. The front legs of the feline are worked in low relief on both sides of the flask, the powerful paws with pointed claws touching fanged animals in profile painted on the sides of the chamber in raised roundels

Nasca ceramic bottle, ca. 100 BC - AD The Nasca culture of the southern coast of Peru are most famous for the Nasca lines. Ancient Peruvian, Peruvian Art, Nazca Peru, Colombian Art, Inka, Native American Pottery, Mesoamerican, Indigenous Art, Ancient Artifacts

Nasca ceramic bottle, ca. 100 BC - AD 700. The Nasca culture of the southern coast of Peru are most famous for the Nasca lines. These notorious lines in the desert portray enormous animals and other designs often similar to those represented on Nasca textiles and pottery.

Ica effigy vessel - Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York Native Art, Native American Art, American Indians, Pictish Warrior, Inca Empire, Art Premier, Mesoamerican, Effigy, Sculpture

Ica effigy vessel - Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian is a spectacular, permanent exhibition of some 700 works of Native art from throughout North, Central, and South America. This exhibition will demonstrate the breadth of the National Museum of the American Indian's renowned collection and highlight the historic importance of many of these iconic objects.

Moche metalworkers were among the most inventive and talented in ancient Peru. They developed sophisticated mechanical and metallurgical techniques for joining the three basic metals they worked: gold, copper, and silver Pottery Painting, Pottery Art, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Ancient Peruvian, Inca Empire, Ancient Jewelry, Gold Art, Ancient Civilizations

Earflare with Condor | Moche (Loma Negra) | The Met

Moche metalworkers were among the most inventive and talented in ancient Peru. They developed sophisticated mechanical and metallurgical techniques for joining the three basic metals they worked: gold, copper, and silver

Vessel with Human Figures Peru, Northern Highlands, Recuay, A. Earthenware with colored slips and resist decoration Ancient Art, Ancient History, Pueblo Pottery, Mesoamerican, Historical Artifacts, Prehistory, Sculpture, Ceramic Art, Archaeology

Vessel with Human Figures Peru, Northern Highlands, Recuay, A.D. 1-650 Earthenware with colored slips and resist decoration