14877. Moche Polychrome Pottery Figural Stirrup Vessel: Dreamer
Moche, phase IV, Ca 450-650 AD.
Handsome stirrup vessel in the form of a man seated, eyes shut, face animated, wearing a poncho, conical helmet on his head, and large disc-shaped ear ornaments. His legs are drawn close to his body and arms crossed over knees, his head resting on his left shoulder; eyes closed as if resting. Overall decorated in red and beige engobe (slip) pigments.