Description
Double-bellied whistle vase
The first represents a sitting monkey holding a fruit in his hands. The other, located at the back, is decorated with waves standing out against a pearly background.
Black-brown engobe terracotta.
Lambayeque Culture, Peru 1100 - 1400 AD
H. 16 - l. 19 - Ep. 12 cm
Provenance:
- Former European
private collection - Bears an old label No. 97 characteristic of sales at the Hotel Drouot in the 1920s and 1940s.
Condition: Missing collar.
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Double-bellied whistle vase
The first represents a sitting monkey holding a fruit in his hands. The other, located at the back, is decorated with waves standing out against a pearly background.
Black-brown engobe terracotta.
Lambayeque Culture, Peru 1100 - 1400 AD
H. 16 - l. 19 - Ep. 12 cm
Provenance:
- Former European
private collection - Bears an old label No. 97 characteristic of sales at the Hotel Drouot in the 1920s and 1940s.
Condition: Missing collar.

Estimate 80 - 100 EUR
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