Small rectangular box with a low-relief band, performed by carving and incision. The band is decorated of geometric motifs. The repetition of these geometric motifs reminds the decoration of the fine textiles worn by the Inca royal lineages.
Title: Decorated Stone Box
Creator: Inca culture
Location: Machu Picchu
Physical Dimensions: Length: 95 mm
Width: 54 mm
Height 36 mm
Depth: 25 mm
Provenance: Machu Picchu
Rights: Universidad Nacional de San Antonio Abad del Cusco. UNSAAC
Medium: Piedra gris de grano fino.
Fecha: 1476-1532 Late Horizon
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