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Wrestler's Weight with Hercules and the Nemean Lion; Wrestling Scene (reverse)

As the first of his twelve labors, the Greek mythic hero Herakles was ordered to slay the monstrous Nemean lion. Since the beast's skin was impervious to spears and arrows, Herakles strangled him. He then skinn... more

Sacrificer Scene Bottle

This bottle represents a major Moche deity known as Wrinkle Face in recent literature. He is recognizable by his deep wrinkles, fanged mouth, feline headdress, and snake-headed belt. In this particular image, h... more

Village Scene

Mexico, Mesoamerica, Nayarit