Wari Headband Decorated With Central Staff Bearing Figure Flanked by Interlocking Serpents(86 views)
Description: The central figure can be viewed in both vertical and horizontal directions, In one position the figure is holding a staff in each hand with animal head finials. In the horizontal position the figure transforms into a mythical bird, the staffs become the wings and the legs turn into tail feathers.
Condition Report: Very good with all sides selvaged and Mounted on a streatcher
Dimensions: Length: 18 3/4" x Width 2 1/2 "
Date: Peru, Wari, South Coast, c. AD 650 - 900