Pre-Columbian Art and Antiquities by Arte Xibalba

Narino Chalice

Narino Chalice

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Americas: Pre Columbian: Pottery: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1379023

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A fine Narino chalice from Colombia, ca. 850 – 1500 AD. This excellent Capuli cultural complex example is 6” in diameter, 5” high and is decorated with the black-over-red negative resist painted design characteristic of the type. Nicely burnished, good mineral deposits.

Museum deaccession.

Cf. Labbe “Colombia Before Columbus”, page 140.