13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Jewels of the Viscus
This photo was taken at the Larco Museum in Lima, Peru. The jewels were worn by priestesses of the Viscus era. Most of the jewels were worn during funerary rituals.
© Sabrina Lampley.
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