Lot: 129

80th Tribal Art Auction

Figural vessel in shape of an ape

Peru, Ancon/Lima

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Ulrich Kranz, Waltrop, Germany (1984)
P. Stein, Essen, Germany
H: 10.2 inch 1000 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

ca. 800 to 1200 AD

light red fired clay, a bowl-shaped corpus rising from two legs with the tail forming the third leg, painted with diamond-shaped ornaments in light grey and red, arched handle with spout, dam. (spout), missing part (left hand), rest. (left foot)


Thermoluminescence Expertise (Nr. 883111), Labor Ralf Kotalla, Haigerloch, 19.11.1983