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Bottle found in Mochica tomb

Room E1, Vitrine E1

Peruvian Northern Coast
Florescent Epoch (1 AD – 800 AD)

Pottery bottle found in one of the niches in the Mochica tomb excavated by Rafael Larco Hoyle in the Chicama valley. It depicts an act of anal sex between a man and woman who are lying on their side, accompanied by an infant.