Ciec-Sipán. Bull-Mermaid Pin. Lima, Peru.
Silver and Lapis Lazuli. Size: 2 x 2 inches.
CIEC-SIPAN means Lord of Sipan in the ancient Mochica language. The name is used as a respectful tribute to the person whose grave was discovered by archaeologist Walter Alva, who is an advisor to Ciec-Sipan Jewels with History. These pieces of art are designed keep the artistic traditions and the symbolism of the ancient cultures of Peru.