Semi-globular cup with flat bottom Huari... - Lot 3 - De Baecque et Associés

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Semi-globular cup with flat bottom Huari... - Lot 3 - De Baecque et Associés
Semi-globular cup with flat bottom
Huari Culture, Peru
Middle Horizon, 600 - 900 A.D.
Wood
H. 9.5 cm - W. 9.5 cm

Decorated in high relief on the flanks of the deity Ai-Apaec represented standing holding in his left hand an axe and in his right hand a sceptre decorated with snake heads. The rest of the decoration represents a mythological scene made up of human profiles and anthropo-zoomorphic deities. Visible accidents.

Provenance:
Galerie Bernard, Ramatuelle, 1970's. '
Former Régine and Guy Dulon collection, Paris
Sale Binoche-Giquello, 16 December 2015, n°104
Private collection, Paris

Publication :
Wood Sculptures of Ancient Peru, James Reid, Tribal art, Number 7, Summer 2004,
reproduces 100 percent.
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