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Ritual shield found at Moche temple

A feathered ritual shield, dating back 1,300 years, has been found at the Moche site of Pañamarca in Peru. Its surface is covered with red-and-brown textiles along with about a dozen yellow feathers that were sewn on and appear to be from the body of a macaw. The shield would have