PERU

Mochica, North Coast Peru

400 - 500 AD

Fine Stirrup Spout Vessel Depicting Afterlife. Seated male resting his hands on his chest. Finely sculptured Polychrome Vessel Carrying Corn on his Back. Sign of Fertility.

 

Provenance: Ex. New York Coll.

H 9 x W 7.5

$3,500

Nazca, Peru

100 - 300 AD

Polychrome Portrait Vessel depicting a Cazique (Chief) with Sun Mask. Having a step-pattern Headband.

 

Provenance: Ex. Hirsch Coll.

H 6 x W 5.5

$2,500

Sican, Peru

800 - 1000 AD

Wood lidded box with overall relief carved decoration with Nayalam (Emperor) in center, wearing feathered headdress. Showing carved designs of Stylized Seabird Heads below.

 

Provenance: Ex. Hirsch Coll., Germany

L 8 x H 3.5 x 4.5

$2,500

 

 

Inca Empire, Peru

Ca. 1200 - 1533 AD

Decorated Standing Wood Figure. Having a Necklace with Trophy Heads and holding 2 Trophy Heads in either Hand. Rare Piece!

 

Provenance: Ex Bettina Schwimmer Coll., Chicago

Size: H 9 x W 3

$1,500

 

 

Inca Empire, Peru

Ca. 1200 - 1533 AD

Polychrome Wood Keros. Showing Royal Inca surrounded by Conquistadores having a Ceremony. All original Lacquer Paint (See Hairline Cracks). Showing in center Tocapu Royal Inca Symbol.

 

Provenance: Ex Eugene Lions Coll., Genève

Size: H 7.5 x W 6.5

$6,800

 

 

Inca Empire, Peru

Ca. 1200 - 1533 AD

Polychrome Wood Keros. Showing Royal Inca King and Queen. He is holding a Shield and a Staff with Inca Star on its Finial. On its backside one can see a Jaguar Mask out of which comes a Tree of Life and rays of the Sun which connect, like a life force, the power of the Jaguar with Life and the Inca itself. Showing in center Tocapu Royal Inca Symbol.

 

Provenance: Ex Eugene Lions Coll., Genève

Size: H 7 x W 6

$6,800

 

 

Inca Empire, Peru

Ca. 1200 - 1533 AD

Stirrup Spout Vessel Depicting a Jaguar with Negative Paint

 

Provenance: Ex Westemann Coll., Germany

H 10 x W 4

$2,850

 

 

Inca Empire, Peru

Ca. 1400 - 1550 AD

Jaguar on Pyramid. Rare Pyramid Vessel having a Jaguar in presentation. A four step Pyramid showing a standing Jaguar with Collar on it’s top. Attached is a square arc with sitting Pelican.

Note: It is the only square arc known to me! The Vessel is Stone polished and has a metallic black glaze.

 

Provenance: Ex Westemann Coll., Germany

H 6.5 x W 8

$3,000

 

 

Chavin Culture, Cupisnique, Peru

Ca. 1200–1000 BC

Terracotta Vessel Depicting a Shaman in Transformation to a Jaguar. One side of the Face he is half Anthropomorphic, half Jaguar with Serpent Eyes. The other side shows a full transformation to a Jaguar.

 

Provenance: Ex German Coll. Published and TL Test Available

H 7 x W 6

$6,800

 

 

Chavin Culture, Cupisnique, Peru

Ca. 1200–1500 BC

A large Jaguar Stirrup Spout Vessel. Having a large brown bulbous body showing a Jaguar with Fangs in sitting watchful position with large incised circular elements around the body. A lovely Vessel!

 

Provenance: Ex German Coll.

H 12 x W 7

$8,500

 

Mochica, North Coast Peru

100 - 300 AD

Seated Moche Lord Stirrup Vessel holding a Jaguar Cub. A Mochica Lord holding a Jaguar Cub on his Knees, wearing a Headdress and earplugs. Painted in a rich red-brown with cream surface.

 

Provenance: Ex F. Anton, Germany

H 8 x W 7.5

$2,500

 

Nazca, Peru

100 - 300 AD

Anthropomorphic Polychrome Vessel. Depicting a shaman holding a snake in his hands, three snakes with his mouth and two snakes on his face. Wearing a shamans horn in the center of his forehead.

 

Provenance: The Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY; gift of Lee Barash of NYC

H 10.5 x W 5

$8,500

 

 

Nazca, Peru

100 - 300 AD

Polychrome Cup depicting Trophy Heads showing 4 directions

 

Provenance: Ex Hirsch Coll.

H 3.5 x W 5

$2,500

 

 

Nazca, Peru

100 - 300 AD

Fin Ceramic Cup. Depicting a Farmer holding stalks of Corn

 

Provenance: Ex Hirsch Coll.

H 4.5 x W 6

$2,500

 

Chavin, Lemon Carro - North Coast Peru

1200 BC

Miniature Stone Container. A small black-brown stone container used for ceremonially ingesting hallucinogenic drugs during shamanic rituals. The front shows a abstract Standing Idol with a Mask like Face. Important and rare type of object!

 

Provenance: Ex Westermann Coll., Germany

H 2.5 x W 2

$4,800

Chavin, North Coast Peru, Jequetepeque

1200 - 500 BC

Hallucinogenic Stone Mortar Depicting side profiles of a Jaguars Head.

 

Provenance: Ex H. J. Westermann Coll. Germany

H 4 x W 3.5

$3,800

 

Chavin, North Coast Peru, Jequetepeque

1200 - 500 BC

Hallucinogenic Stone Mortar Depicting side profiles of a Jaguars Head Emitting Life Force from its open Mouth.

 

Provenance: Ex H. J. Westermann Coll. Germany

H 1.5 x W 3

$1,850

 

 

Huari, North Coast Peru

100 - 500 AD

Bronze Tumi Depicting a Openwork Abstracted Jaguar.

 

Provenance: Ex German Coll.

H 8.5 x W 2

$2,500