A squat Chimu blackware bottle, Peru, c. 900-1400 A.D.

A squat Chimu blackware bottle, Peru, c. 900-1400 A.D.

Code: 2635

£160.00
 

Description: A squat black ware bottle with tall neck and slightly out-turned rim with a single loop handle on the shoulder. The shoulder of the vessel descorated with two incised horizontal registers, the upper thinner band containing a repeated scroll pattern, the lower one segmented with incised linear geometric designs. Some small chips to the rim and some minor surface wear, otherwise condition good.

Size: 115 mm/4.5 ins. high

Culture: Peru, Chimu

Date: c. 900-1400 A.D.

Provenance: Ex southern English private collection.