very rare vase shaped like a turtle - black gray terracotta - Lambayeque - Peru

Description
very rare vase shaped like a turtle - black gray terracotta - Lambayeque - Peru
Good condition, used with some signs of wear

A very rare pre-Colombian vase in the shape of a turtle with Lambayeque decoration, in grey terracotta, very rare and beautiful object for a museum.
Material: black grey terracotta
Dating: Pre-Colombian, Lambayeque period - 800 - 1300 AD, Peru
Size: height 26.5 x 13 x 12 cm.
Condition: whole, see photos. Very beautiful patina.
Colissimo registered mail shipping with insurance to France

Origin:
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This item was purchased at auction in France

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Lot details
Object
very rare vase shaped like a turtle
Ethnic group/ culture
Lambayeque
Region/ country
Peru
Material
black gray terracotta
Sold with stand
No
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Dimensions
26.5×13×12 cm
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