377: A Moche Stirrup Vessel Of Sea Lion
Moche III, ca 500 to 600 AD, north-coastal Peru. Mold-made pottery vessel in the form of a sea lion (note small ears); with toothy grin, holding small fish in its mouth. White pigment added to eyes and feet. 8-1/2"L.
Provenance: Ex-private AZ collection.
In generally excellent condition, save repaired probe hole to central body.