Archaeological Sculpture(159 items)
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My father collects all of Angel Cerons work. He has several urns and some masks. He didnt have this bat urn so I got it for him for Christmas. He was thrilled. He really appreciates the fine detail in Angels pieces.
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Angel Ceron Artisan Association Ceramic replicas and figurines
"Now that I'm retired, I can dedicate my time to my great passion – representing my pre-Hispanic cultural heritage."
"I've been working hand-in-hand with NOVICA since 2003. It was my nephew, Eduardo Escamilla, who suggested I work with NOVICA, and I found the project to be spectacular. As you may know, I'm an engineer by profession but I feel an overwhelming passion for our... read more
Popular Archaeological Sculpture
Collectible Archaeological Replica Ceramic Dragon Sculpture, "Moche Dragon"$104.99
A fierce horned dragon emits a shrill scream, beautifully depicted in ceramic. Walter Jose Acosta takes his inspiration from Peru's vast archaeological heritage, replicating the work of the ancestors. For decorative use only.
Aztec Tezcatlipoca Jaguar Signed Ceramic Sculpture, "Tezcatlipoca as a Jaguar"$329.99
The most important deity in the Aztec pantheon, Tezcatlipoca, or "Smoking Mirror," is also one of the oldest, first appearing during the pre-Mexica Teotihuacan era. He is the god of fertility, of the wind, of life, of maize and of agriculture, and is said to have taught humans how to measure time and create the calendar. He is considered the antagonist of Quetzalcoatl, yet in later accounts, Quetzalcoatl is described as the black Tezcatlipoca. or animal counterpart — a jaguar named Tepeyollotli.
Rustic Ceramic Sculpture of Tlaloc from Mexico, "Mighty Tlaloc"$54.99
One of the oldest and most venerated gods of ancient America, Tlaloc is depicted in all his might in this sculpture from Mexico. Artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association depict the god of rain, lightning, and thunder in ceramic, handcrafting his totemic figure. This sculpture features a rustic finish, as if discovered in an ancient dig site.
Yaqui Deer Dancer Ceramic Sculpture from Mexico, "Yaqui Dance of the Deer"$77.99
With quick, lithe footsteps, a dancer invokes the spirit of the deer. This dance evolved among the Yaqui people in Northern Mexico. Artisans from the Angel Cerón Artisan Association depict the dancer in ceramic. "The Dance of the Deer is a religious tradition and the most important element in Yaqui folklore," the Mexican artisans say. "It is a colorful and dramatic representation, characteristic of the state of Sonora."
Fresh from my peruvian photoshoot in Lima for Novica's new alpaca clothing line - I couldn't resist a quick... read more