Why were the statues on Easter Island built? What is sure is that over 800 large stone statues exist there. The Easter Island statues, stand, on the average, over twice as tall as a person and have over 200 times as much mass.
Quimbaya Style Gold Figure with Flowers from Colombia. The Spanish Conquistadors melted many Andean Gold Objects. Most of what we have now are found at the bottom of Colombian Lakes where they were thrown as Sacrifices.
Arte Mochica. Estatuilla en terracota de un guerrero. El realismo, el adecuado empleo de los colores y la habilidad retratística (especialmente expresa en las vasijas-retrato), distinguen la producción cerámica mochica, la más variada y perfeccionada del Perú precolombino.