Description
ANTHROPOMORPHIC VASE
Nazca Culture, Southern Peru
Intermediate Ancient, 100-700 A.D.
H. 18.5 cm - w. 9 cm.5
Polychrome ceramic
Vase representing a standing figure. The eyes, ears, nose and mouth are underlined in slight relief. On the reverse side, there is a small arched handle topped by a tubular neck.
Small visible chips, surface wear.
Provenance :
- Franco Monti collection, 1960-1970.
Exhibition/Publication
- Pre-Columbian Art, 'Galleria dell'Artiete', Milan, December 1960, describes
and photographed under No. 7
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ANTHROPOMORPHIC VASE
Nazca Culture, Southern Peru
Intermediate Ancient, 100-700 A.D.
H. 18.5 cm - w. 9 cm.5
Polychrome ceramic
Vase representing a standing figure. The eyes, ears, nose and mouth are underlined in slight relief. On the reverse side, there is a small arched handle topped by a tubular neck.
Small visible chips, surface wear.
Provenance :
- Franco Monti collection, 1960-1970.
Exhibition/Publication
- Pre-Columbian Art, 'Galleria dell'Artiete', Milan, December 1960, describes
and photographed under No. 7