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35-Valdivia stele representing...

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35-Valdivia stele representing an Owl Shaman The silhouette, stylized to the extreme, evokes the shamanic transformation. Here, the human head is rectangular and has eyes reminiscent of those of a nocturnal bird. The body is monobloc. Two grooves delimit the bust and the legs. Limestone with brown patina Valdivia culture, Ecuador 3000 - 1500 B.C. H. 16.5 - 10.5 - 2.3 cm thick

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