Ancient Pre-Columbian Chorrera 9th–5th century B.C. Effigy Vessel

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A superb quality ancient Pre-Columbian, Chorrera, ca. 9th–5th century B.C. Effigy vessel. A flat -bottomed compound vessel with a raised neck, slightly flared rim and three Anthropomorphic / Zoomorphic heads protruding from the shoulders, equidistantly positioned to provide a sense of balance to the overall composition of the vessel. Details of the visages are nicely incised and delineated in repousse. Boasts a lovely redware finish and nice burnishing marks. 

 

 

DIMENSIONS:

Length: 11 cm (4.33 inches)

Height 8 cm (3.15 inches).

CONDITION: in good condition showing its age and usage patina, minor chips

Please notice that the pictures in the listing are part of the description of the condition of the object.

Item Details

Reference #:
P96
Quantity
1
Category
Antiquities
SubCategory
Plant/Fiber/Paper
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
ca. 9th–5th century B.C.
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material