18: Moche Mythological Beast Jar, Ex-Platt Friedenberg
Pre-Columbian, Mochica 4, North Coast Peru, ca. 400-500 CE. Pottery vessel depicts a mythological serpent-jaguar-deer painted in cream color with brown-red Jaguar markings painted on Serpent Body, Jaguar Head and Deer Antlers and Ears. 8"H x 9"W.
Provenance: Ex-prominent Hollywood, CA Collection, Ex-Platt Friedenberg Collection, ex-Virginia Art Museum, ex- Ron Messick Gallery.
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Spout reattached, small sections of body and ears repaired. Appears choice.