Collection Online

Double-chambered bottle
(1100-1400)

Medium
earthenware
Measurements
15.1 × 21.3 × 11.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Chimor, north coast Peru, Peru
Accession Number
2004.338
Department
Pre-Columbian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Todd Barlin, Governor, 2004
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A double chambered vessel with openwork lattice connecting the two. A finely carved bird is on top of one spout: the other is plain and cylindrical. A burnished black glaze overall. A functional whistle.