23 May 2007
PROPERTY FROM A FLORIDA PRIVATE COLLECTOR
NAZCA POLYCHROME FIGURAL VESSEL
CA. A.D. 200 - 500
molded with a warrior holding a spear in his left hand and a trophy-head by its long hair in its left, the body painted with a frieze of stylized heads with sting ray appendages with smaller trophy-heads emerging from the back, painted brightly in reddish-brown, shaded purple, yellow, dark brown and white.
Height 6 3/4 in. (17.14cm)
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