A Moche stirrup spout vessel
A so called stirrup spout vessel in the shape of a sitting man, wearing a coca bag on his back. Moche from the North of Peru, 100 – 700 AD. This particular piece is dated of period I, ca 100 AD. Grey terracotta with a black slib, smoothly polished.
old Amsterdam collection.
Height 13,4 cm.
Good, no cracks or repairs, small damage at the spout rim.