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Royal tombs of Sipán

Walter Alva

Royal tombs of Sipán

by Walter Alva

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Published by Fowler Museum of Cultural History, University of California in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Huaca Rajada Site (Sipán, Peru),
  • Sipán (Peru)
    • Subjects:
    • Mochica Indians -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions,
    • Mochica Indians -- Kings and rulers -- Exhibitions,
    • Mochica goldwork -- Exhibitions,
    • Huaca Rajada Site (Sipán, Peru) -- Exhibitions,
    • Sipán (Peru) -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWalter Alva, Christopher B. Donnan.
      ContributionsDonnan, Christopher B., University of California, Los Angeles. Fowler Museum of Cultural History.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3430.1.M6 A48 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination229 p. :
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1416941M
      ISBN 100930741293, 0930741307
      LC Control Number93026536

      A replica mannequin's costume from the Royal Tomb of Sipan suggests: Moche preference for ceremonial pageantry. A primary purpose of the Gabon Reliquary Guardian Figure is to.   As the scientists would soon find out, the footless man was indeed guarding something extremely important – the tomb of ‘The Lord of Sipan’. Part 2: The Tomb of the Lord of Sipan, Mochican Warrior Priest. Featured image: Reconstruction of the Tomb of Lord of Sipán, on view in the Archaeological Museum of Lima, Peru. Image source.

        It is the richest burial site ever discovered in the Western Hemisphere: a massive royal tomb on the outskirts of Sipan, Peru, where the ancient treasures of the. It is the richest burial site. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Royal Tombs of Sipan by Christopher B. Donnan and Walter Alva (, Hardcover) at the best online .

      Discover Tombs of Sipán in Lambayeque, Peru: The shockingly unspoiled Peruvian tomb of the Lord of Sipan was once guarded by a footless warrior. The Royal Tombs Museum of Sipan is a minute drive from the center of Chiclayo in the town of Lambayeque. The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. There is an admission fee of 15 Nuevo Soles ($4), and no photography is allowed.


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and The tombs, which contained extraordinary gold and silver jewelry and ceremonial attire, are the richest ever excavated archaeologically in the Western Hemisphere/5. I was fortunate to take a tour of the Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum. I was overwhelmed by the excellent information I received both from the guide and the English signage in the museum but I vowed to learn more about the treasures that were exhibited there.

This book was written before the museum was built but it explains the excavation of the /5(13). He is credited with two exceptional finds: the tombs in Huaca Rajada in and ancient murals at Ventarron in Alva first achieved international recognition in for excavating the tomb of a Moche lord in Sipan/5.

Royal Tombs of Sipan — Hoot Book Revival Originally a catalogue to accompany an exhibition of the finds from the excavation of the three royal Moche tombs. The rich finds which were recovered are well illustrated here.

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The Moche Royal Tombs of Sipán A golden discovery. InPeruvian archaeologist Walter Alva received a tip from the police that local villagers had Lords of Sipán. The thirteen burials and all of their associated artifacts were discovered in situ (in their original A golden return.

This. The most famous of the tombs belonged to El Señor de Sipán (The Lord of Sipán), Inan enormous complex of unplundered Moche culture tombs was unearthed at the Huaca Rajada archaeological site, near Sipán on the North coast of Peru.

This text describes the excavation of three royal tombs of the Moche, a civilisation that flourished on the north coast of Peru between AD and The tombs, which contained extraordinary gold and silver jewellery and ceremonial attire, are the richest ever excavated in the Western Hemisphere/5(12).

Royal Tombs of Sipan. Museum of Cultural History, UCLA. ISBN: Unmarked. A few bumps on the book. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Good. Paperback. (#) (Out of Stock) Beautifully illustrated.

This volume accompanied an exhibition of the finds from the excavation of the three royal Moche tombs in northern Peru. The Royal Tombs of Sipán was a traveling exhibit across the United States from – The exhibit has rooms separated by their specific location.

There are three main rooms that are for tomb 1 (Lord of Sipán as well as the wealthiest tomb), tomb 2 (with very few artifacts), and tomb 3 (the oldest tomb). The tomb of the "Viejo Señor de Sipán" (Old Lord of Sipan) is chronologically older, and with difference among the others, was found a sarcophagus without company and wrapped in vegetal fiber.

It had signs of royal importance, dressed with gold scepter, fine gold and silver jewels, chest protectors made with pearl shells, peculiar and unique pictures. Royal Tombs of Sipan Museum hours of operation: 9 a.m.

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