Moche III blackware Stirrup-Spout vessel with a Retro Chavin Motif(39 views)
Description: A rare Moche vessel displaying a Chavin influenced step fret motif in relief with a pecked surface treatment. Only the Moche III copied the Chavin and few examples exist . A Chavin vessel with a very similar motif is illustrated in Cronologia Arqueologia del Norte Del Peru pg.66.
Condition Report: Very good and intact
Dimensions: Height 7 3/4"
Date: Peru, Moche III, North Coast, c. AD 200 - 500