A Chimu blackware stirrup vessel, Peru, c. 900-1400 A.D.

A Chimu blackware stirrup vessel, Peru, c. 900-1400 A.D.

Code: 2640

£180.00
 

Description: A blackware stirrup vessel with cylindrical spout and hoop stirrup above a squat circular body, with a band of four fish moulded in low relief on the shoulder and two short horn-like projections on each side of the stirrup. Some small chips and surface wear particularly on the lower body, otherwise condition good.

Size: 190 mm/7.5 ins. high

Culture: Peru, Chimu

Date: c. 900-1400 A.D.

Provenance: Ex southern English private collection.