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Hand Crafted Museum Replica Moche Ceramic Figurine, "Moche Surfer"

Sitting astride a small reed raft, a pre-Hispanic Moche surfer glides across the... more

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Sitting astride a small reed raft, a pre-Hispanic Moche surfer glides across the waters. Walter Jose Acosta works in ceramic to create a beautiful museum replica. Moche was the first identifiable state of the Andes and designates the culture and people located in the northern coast of Peru for the first 500 years AD.

  • 0.52 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • 16.5 cm H x 12 cm W x 26 cm D
  • 6.5" H x 4.7" W x 10.25" D

  • Ceramic
  • Requires special handling -- allow an extra 14 days for delivery
  • Signed by the artist
  • Museum replica(s)
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
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Tatyana

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01/14/2022

"Outstanding"

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Outstanding art piece in my terracotta collection!

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Tatyana

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01/14/2022

"Terrific"

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Terrific art piece in my terracotta collection!

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Tatyana

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01/14/2022

"Astonishing"

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Astonishing art piece in my terracotta collection!

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Moche Owl God, Archaeological Ceramic Sculpture

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Kunthavai

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12/09/2021

"Masterpiece"

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Simply stunning ! I think I have never seen such a beautiful piece of work. Thank you !

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Cristina

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10/13/2021

"Realistic expression depicting Moches culture"

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Goes great with my other Moche warriors made by Mr. Acosta.

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Cristina

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10/13/2021

"Extremely vivid Moche vessel"

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Simply beautiful; an exceptional piece of art.

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Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

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.

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