Lot: 43

Bottle "florero"

South America, Highlands, Inca

Provenance Size Hammer price
Günther & Ursula Hartmann, Berlin, Germany (before 2007) H: 8.1 inch sold

ca. 1200 -1532 AD

fired clay/ ceramic, slip paint, This small vessel with elongated neck is characterized by its elegance. This rarely found vessel shape is called "florero".


Stierlin, Henri, Die Kunst der Inka und ihrer Vorläufer, Stuttgart 1983, p. 181, ill. 191
This object is subject to the UNESCO Cultural Heritage Protection Act. For shipment to a non-EU member state, export regulations will vary.