Anthropomorphic sculptures

Left:
Mutilated anthropomorphic sculpture
Teotihuacan, "House of the Priest" - next to the Pyramid of the Sun
Classical period, Tlamimilolpa Phase, 150 - 350 A.D.
Serpentine, 71,7 x 25,4 x 11,7 cm
Museo Nacional de Antropología, Mexico-City
Probably the representation of a prisoner, for the use in ritual practices.

Right:
Anthropomorphic sculpture
Classical period, 200 - 650 A.D.
Serpentine and stucco
40 x 18,6 x 9,5 cm
Museo Nacional de Antropología, Mexico-City

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Teotihuacan Exhibition

Touring exhibition, started in 2009. Extensive photo tour through the presentation in Berlin, 1 July - 10 October 2010.

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