He has huge staring eyes (hence: oculate). Little is known about him, but his face gets everywhere on masks and pots.
He may be a Sun God or a Trophy God, but as his likeness appears on richly-embroidered blankets used to wrap the dead, he’s probably into Death and Mummification too.
Article last updated on 29 January 2014
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "OCULATE-BEING: God of Mystery from South American mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 29 Jan. 2014. Web. 20 August 2014.