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Two Handcrafted Chancay Ceramic Replica Sculptures from Peru, "Chancay Nobility"

byWalter Jose Acosta: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (49)
Inspired by the ancient Chancay culture of South America, Peruvian artisan... more

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Inspired by the ancient Chancay culture of South America, Peruvian artisan Walter Jose Acosta presents this fascinating pair of sculptures. Intended as replicas, the cuchimilco sculptures depict a nude male and female, representing the sacred duality of human life. Each sculpture is painted with grey designs.

  • 1.12 kgs
  • 2.5 lbs
  • Largest piece: 22 cm H x 16 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Largest piece: 8.75" H x 6.25" W x 3.1" D
  • Smallest piece: 20.5 cm H x 16 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Smallest piece: 8" H x 6.25" W x 3.1" D

  • Ceramic
  • Requires special handling -- allow an extra 14 days for delivery
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Marked with artist's initials or trademark
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

49

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10/18/2020

"Wonderful Llama"

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This llama has so much personality and is so cute and cheerful.

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Moche Llama, Handcrafted Ceramic Moche Replica Llama Sculpture from Peru

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10/13/2020

"Love the personality"

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Personable lama holds bracelets and flowers on bathroom counter. I smile every morning. Wonderful quality - just as pictured.

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Moche Llama, Handcrafted Ceramic Moche Replica Llama Sculpture from Peru

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Lee

From Winfield, Illinois

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09/12/2020

"Unusual Ceramic Piece"

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Beautiful Inca sculpture Moche Dragon is a conversation started. Its been a great addition to my masks and other collectibles that I purchased from Novica.

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Bold scupture

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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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Verified Reviewer

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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Verified Reviewer

06/10/2020

"Wonderful"

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This is so unique and cute!

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Little Llama, Handcrafted Ceramic Inca Replica Sculpture

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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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