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Product ID: 177916

Fair Trade Archaeological Ceramic Sculpture, "Moche Jailer"

byWalter Jose Acosta: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (46)
Rowing its boat, the jailer transports the prisoners entrusted to his care.... more

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Rowing its boat, the jailer transports the prisoners entrusted to his care. Walter Jose Acosta crafts an admirable ceramic sculpture following the artistic customs of the Moche people.

  • 1.00 kgs
  • 2.2 lbs
  • 22.5 cm H x 10 cm W x 27 cm D
  • 8.75" H x 3.9" W x 10.75" D

  • Ceramic
  • Museum replica(s)
  • Requires special handling -- allow an extra 14 days for delivery
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

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46

From Houston / Texas / USA

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07/20/2020

"Another stunning sculpture from a true artist"

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Much more impressive in person. This serves as the centerpiece of my Peruvian collection.

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07/20/2020

"The perfect gift that delivered a smile."

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Arrived in excellent condition. Colors and appearance exactly as pictured. My friend who was the recipient was excited to receive and cherishes the gift as a reminder of our last trip to Peru.

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06/10/2020

"Wonderful"

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This is so unique and cute!

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02/08/2020

"Not like the photograph"

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I like this piece, however mine is not painted as in the photograph, and that is very disappointing. I wonder if something happened to my piece, because the picture is very misleading.

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01/25/2020

"Sculpture"

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Very nice sculpture, I collect artifacts and replicas of the of the natives from North and South Americas

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11/09/2019

"Another wonderful work of art from Mr. Acosta!"

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This is my third purchase from Mr Acosta, and I am just as pleased as ever! The quality and level of detail in stunning. The packaging is top notch. There are no worries about anything from him arriving damaged. I am sure this will not be my last purchase.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Walter Jose Acosta has received 6 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to invest in the purchase of a new kiln as well as in clay, pigments and paintbrushes.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

 
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