Lot 0256

Extremely Rare Huari Polychrome Vessel - Janus Heads

Pre-Columbian, Central Coast Peru, Huari, Lima-Niviera, ca. 1000 CE. An extremely rare, impressively large, and finely modeled and painted janiform vessel with two visages looking out from opposite sides of the lower neck, a tubular spout emerging above the heads with twin handles joining the figures' heads to the spout, and finally an ample... more
16 Jan 2020
USA, Louisville