371. Description: Large Very nice Pre-Columbian Chimu pottery spout vessel. Dimensions: 10" high x 8" wide. Some chips out of the lip, but other than this, the piece is in very good condition for its age. Nice patina. All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be Authentic as described. For added security we offer a full money-back guarantee if a recognized authority disputes the authenticity of any object sold.
The Chim̼u were the residents of Chimor, with its capital at the city of Chan Chan, a large adobe city in the Moche Valley of present-day Trujillo city. The culture arose about 900 AD. The Inca ruler Tupac Inca Yupanqui led a campaign which conquered the Chim̼u around 1470 AD.