Description
Double-necked
flask It is decorated with a deity whose face is zoomorphic and whose body is human. Two trophy heads hang from his white loincloth. The head is adorned with a headdress from which multicoloured snakes emerge.
Polychrome terracotta.
Nazca culture, Peru 400 -600 AD
H.C. 19.5 - Diam. 15.5 cm
Condition: handle broken and glued back together with the base of a spout.
Provenance:
- Former French private collection
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Lot 14

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Double-necked
flask It is decorated with a deity whose face is zoomorphic and whose body is human. Two trophy heads hang from his white loincloth. The head is adorned with a headdress from which multicoloured snakes emerge.
Polychrome terracotta.
Nazca culture, Peru 400 -600 AD
H.C. 19.5 - Diam. 15.5 cm
Condition: handle broken and glued back together with the base of a spout.
Provenance:
- Former French private collection

Estimate 500 - 600 EUR
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