February 13, 2017

Statue of a Reptilian Humanoid in Peru






The Mochicas considered the Iguana Man as a powerful character who helped to descend the dead and be the mediator between the world of the living and the dead.

The Paseo Yortuque located in the province of Chiclayo in Peru, offers various representations dedicated to the ancient Mochica, among which stands out a statue of Morrop has been represented using concepts of sculptors of the present time, its construction was based on the descriptions of the old Moche.











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