Classical period, 350 - 550 A.D.
Clay and pigments
41 x 33 cm
Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan
The nose jewelry of the figure is similar to that of the war deity Quetzalpapalotl. For this reason it is assumed that it represents a deceased warrior. He stands on the Tonacatepetl (Mountain of Sustenance), characterized by the food representations
© Photo: Haupt & Binder
Touring exhibition, started in 2009. Extensive photo tour through the presentation in Berlin, 1 July - 10 October 2010.