Petite Pre-Columbian Blackware Vessel

c. 500-900 AD
$780 USD
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Dimensions
H: 5.0" Dia: 5.5"
Materials
Ceramic
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Collection #
CBH017
Estimated Shipping
$50

Exhibiting a rich patina, this petite blackware vessel shows many telltale signs of Pre-Columbian pottery. The darkened surface was achieved by applying a mineral-rich slip for a monochrome finish that designates the vessel as an everyday object. Hand-formed using a coil method, the vessel nonetheless has a balanced, elegant form, with thin walls marked by vertical fluting. Although the precise date of the piece is unknown, this petite vessel remains an exquisite example of Pre-Columbian artistry.

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