Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba

Nazca-Huari Shell Vessel

Nazca-Huari Shell Vessel


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1368133

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A beautiful Nazca-Huari transitional shell-form vessel from Peru, ca. 700 – 800 AD. It is 6-3/4” long and is decorated with a Radiating or Flying Eye design painted over the cream slip in the Atarco style. Small bar elements surround the large spout.

Cf. Proulx “Sourcebook of Nasca Iconography”, page 111.