Chancay Spouted Vessel

 

Chancay Spouted Vessel

A Pre-Columbian Chancay vessel in the form of a female figure. The cylindrical spout is molded into the shape of the figure's head. A small handle attached at the back joins the head and the body.

Huacho, Northern Peru.
Ca. 800-1200 AD
Height: 6 2/3 in. (17.1 cm).

In the Pacific coast valleys north of what is now
Lima, the Chancay people produced distinctive pottery and ceramic figures with a wide variety of anthropomorphic and zoomorphic motifs.

Formerly in an American private collection.

Inv#: 7208

$1,750

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