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Teotihuacan Trophies and tTddy Bears

Apollo magazine: The problem is that you cannot "narrate the past" by collecting loose decontextualised objects together. The "stories" you tell are your own stories, your own constructs, not that of the living culture itself.This is the kind of narrative you get, objects selected by the owner placed in groups by the owner, associated with other objects by the owner. Teddy Bears' picnic: C
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