Moche I Pottery Stirrup Vessel of an Owl

(South America, 1st - 10th Century)

Moche I Pottery Stirrup Vessel of an Owl
5501 N. Federal Highway - Suite Four
Boca Raton, Florida, 33487
(561) 994.0811
Contact dealer

Moche I Pottery Stirrup Vessel of an Owl

List Price $3,500

Superb example of Moche I Pottery Stirrup vessel, tan, cream, and ochre glaze depicting an Owl on front and back. Zoomorphic creatures painted in ochre pigment on both sides. In excellent condition with minor mineral deposits and intact. Circa 200 - 500 C.E., 8 1/4" high. Ex. Estate of Alex Grodon, New York. The Moche culture (ca. 100 - 800 CE) was a South American society, with cities, temples, canals and farmsteads located along the arid coast in a narrow strip between the Pacific Ocean and the Andes mountains of Peru. The Moche or Mochica are perhaps best known for their ceramic art: their pots include life-sized portrait heads of individuals and three-dimensional representations of animals and people.

WIDTH: 5 in | HEIGHT: 8 in | DEPTH: 6 in

Origin South America
Category Antiquities
Circa100 CE
Style Unspecified

Shipping Estimate: $35 | FedEx

Domestic shipping within the 48 continental states is quoted on each item via FedEx or White Glove delivery.

International shipping can be arranged upon request.

Delivery times will vary depending on the locations of origin and delivery, packing requirements, and the method of shipping used.

Once your order is processed, you will be notified of shipping status and given an estimated time of delivery.

We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover through our secure portal. We also accept payment via check, money order, or wire transfer. All payment options are available at checkout.

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover

THB REF: 3172343134 DEALER REF: 1184312