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Pre-columbian Chimu Marine Scene Bottle

Lot 0102 Details

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An excellent Chimu marine scene bottle from Peru, ca. 1100 - 1450 AD. This fine gray-ware vessel is 9-1/2" high, 5-1/4" in diameter and features two molded panels, each portraying two pelicans. One of the birds is depicted catching a fish, while the second has its head tilted back swallowing its catch. Both sides of the stirrup are decorated with fish and shells adorn the sides of the chamber. In excellent condition.
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Pre-columbian Chimu Marine Scene Bottle

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$500
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$700
Jun 02, 2016
Starting Price
$250
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0102: Pre-columbian Chimu Marine Scene Bottle

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$250
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$500
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$700
Starting Price
$250
Pre-columbian & Ancient Art
Thu, Jun 02, 2016 06:00 PM
Buyer's Premium 22.5%

Lot 0102 Details

Description
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An excellent Chimu marine scene bottle from Peru, ca. 1100 - 1450 AD. This fine gray-ware vessel is 9-1/2" high, 5-1/4" in diameter and features two molded panels, each portraying two pelicans. One of the birds is depicted catching a fish, while the second has its head tilted back swallowing its catch. Both sides of the stirrup are decorated with fish and shells adorn the sides of the chamber. In excellent condition.

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