Art of the Americas - Feline Vessel, Chancay, Peru

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Feline vessel
Chancay culture, Peru
9" (22.8 cm) high by 5.5" (14 cm) wide
1200-1400 AD

A fierce feline with protruding tongue is carved in relief on this spouted vessel. Ex. private collection, Iowa, ex. David Stuart, Los Angeles, 1992.


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