September 16, 2017 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Large Wari Figural Vessel

Peru, 500-800 A.D., a finely decorated black, red, and cream anthropomorphic vessel, protruding nose, ears, mouth, wearing an elaborate tunic, double handles, 13 in.

Provenance:Private North Carolina Collection; Probably Mathias Komor, New York, New York, circa 1960s or 1970s; A signed statement from the consignor regarding the provenance of this object will be provided to the buyer.


old cracks and restoration to base and right side up to neck and rim, paint touch up; affixed to wooden base and not removed at time of inspection

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000


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