21 November 2006
RECUAY PAINTED VESSEL
ca. A.D. 1 - 300
of rotund shape with a warrior's head, wearing a turban, with a spout projecting at the front, feet projecting at the bottom, flanked by two crouching felines each with spotted pelt and upcurled tail, painted in bright reddish brown and brown on the pale orange ground.
Height 8 in. (20.3 cm.)
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Geneva, Sun Kingdoms of the Americas, Library of the Palais des Nations, March 12 - May 31, 2001.
Amsterdam, Sun Kingdoms of the Americas, Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis, May - June, 2002.
Cf. Lambreras, fig. 124, center right.
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