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Chorrera Effigy Jar

A sweet Effigy Jar from the Chorrera culture, Ecuador. Ca. 1000-500 BC. This open bowl vessel is mold made. Reddish clay under slip. Burnished. Adolescent in appearance. Wears over-sized ear plugs (napkin ring type). Mineral deposits throughout vessel.

Measures 4" in height. Condition is Choice.

Similar example is illustrated on pg 50 plate 411 in "Ancient Ecuador - Culture, Clay and Creativity 3000-300 B.C."

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