Ancient Pre-Columbian Chorrera 9th–5th century B.C. Effigy Vessel
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.
Length: 11 cm (4.33 inches)
Height 8 cm (3.15 inches).
CONDITION: in good condition showing its age and usage patina, minor chips
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