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NI de la cultura Lambayeque peru

NI de la cultura Lambayeque peru

Olmec colossal heads. The most recognized aspect of the Olmec civilization are the enormous helmeted heads. The Olmec are now recognized as the predecessors of the Maya and Aztec civilizations. What is not understood is that these ancients statues depict what can only be negroid facial types.

The most recognized aspect of the Olmec civilization are the enormous helmeted heads. The Olmec are now recognized as the predecessors of the Maya and Aztec civilizations.

Finger Ring Depicting Xipe Totec, Mexico, Oaxaca, AD 1000-1500, probably Mixtec. Gold. National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., Heye Foundations.

Finger Ring Depicting Xipe Totec, Mexico, Oaxaca, AD probably Mixtec…

Pendant 8th-15th century  Artist Unknown (Chiriqui or Diquis) (Costa Rica, Central America)  Gold

Pendant century Artist Unknown (Chiriqui or Diquis) (Costa Rica, Central America) Gold

VIRACOCHA.    Creator deity originally worshiped by the pre-Inca inhabitants of Peru and later assimilated into the Inca pantheon. He was believed to have created the sun and moon on Lake Titicaca.

Creator deity originally worshiped by the pre-Inca inhabitants of Peru and later assimilated into the Inca pantheon. He was believed to have created the sun and moon on Lake Titicaca.

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