Chancay Double Whistle Vessel
A Pre-Columbian Chancay large painted double lobed whistle vessel with a long spout, a strap bridge handle and a bird perched on one side, with vertical zigzag bands painted on the body.
Huacho, Northern Peru.
In the Pacific coast valleys north of what is now
cf.: C. B. Donnan, Ceramics of Ancient Peru, (Los Angeles, 1992), p. 101, no. 195.
Formerly in the collection of Dr. John E. Frost, Houston, Texas; Harmer Rooke gallery, New York, 1970's-80's.