Lot n° 66
150 - 200
VALDIVIA, Equateur, 3000-2500 av. J.-C.
Female bust, h. 5.5 cm. Representation of a woman from the Valdivia culture.
This woman is recognizable thanks to her headdress, represented by fine incisions, revealing a thick hairdo that covers the whole of her face. The details of her face are simple, small incisions evoke her eyes, her eyebrows and her mouth. Her neck is free.
Her bust is decorated with a red cinnabar evoking the outfit worn by this woman
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