Pre Columbian Rare Recuay Vessel Provenance Darwin Keynes
Pre Columbian art
A charming and very rare Recuay small spotted deer vessel, a very finely made vessel of a deer like creature with long tale and exaggerated teeth
hold and curved object in its mouth.
Pre-Columbian, northern highlands Peru, Recuay culture, ca. 200 to 600 CE.
Condition: Leg rejoined, minor wear
Measures: Size height 16 x 10 cm, 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches
Provence: Ex col Richard Darwin Keynes 14 Aug 1919-12 June 2010
Great Grandson of Charles Darwin and Nephew of John Maynard Keynes.
Collected during a trip Darwin Keynes made following his grandfathers Travels in South America.