a–fri–ca: Terra-cotta Head. Ancient Ife, Nigeria Ife is an ancient Yoruba city in south-western Nigeria. Evidence of habitation at the site has been discovered to date back to as early as 600 BCE. It is located in the present day Osun State.
Moche culture North coast 100 – 800 AD Portrait head stirrup vessel ceramic , mould made, painted slip, fired Ministerio de Cultura del Perú: Museo Nacional de Arqueología, Antropología e Historia del Perú, Photograph: Daniel Giannoni