© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AB0319-1572
TL-TESTED TWO PARROTS STIRRUP VESSEL - CHAVIN CULTURE, PERU, C. 5TH CENTURY BC
Grayish fired clay
Chavin culture, Peru, c. 5th century BC

TL-test certificate no. 22010911, dated September 2011, by the Kotalla laboratory in Germany included

On each side of the vessel’s body is a parrot, in the middle, between them stands out the symmetrical stirrup. In the Pre-Columbian world, birds were regarded as sky animals associated with the sun, moon, and Venus.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 23 CM
Condition: Optical appearance very good, restoration to exposed areas
Provenance: Formerly in the private collection of Dr. Gottfried Eysank of Marienfels, Bad Schönau
1970, then property of Galerie Alt-Amerika in 2011

Nachverkauf:  sold/verkauft

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