Precolumbian Taino clay spout with two heads

  • Sold for: Start Free Trial or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Antiquities
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 16, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
TAINO CULTURE CLAY VESSEL SPOUT WITH TWO HEADS (800AD-1400AD)

SPOUT FROM A CLAY VESSEL. IS DECORATED WITH TWO HEADS. SIZE IS 110 MM X 90MM X 68 MM. A NICE AND INTERESTING PIECE OF THE TAINIAN CULTURE.

DON'T LOST THE OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE FOR YOURS COLLECTION.

GUARANTEE GENUINE .

LUIS ANTONIO BOOKS AND COLLECTIBLES

PONCE, PUERTO RICO

PROBABLY THIS PIECE WAS USED IN RELIGIOUS CEREMONIES RELATED WITH FECUNDITY. THIS SPOUT IN PHALLIC SHAPE LOOK ALIKE TO CEREMONIAL VESSELS OF SOUTH AMERICA. THE PHALLIC ELEMENTS IN TAINIAN ART IS SCARCE. THIS TYPE OF CERAMIC IS CHARACTHERISTIC OF DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TAINIAN CULTURE. LOOK LIKE THE CHICOID STYLE.