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Double-bridge-spout Bottle with Warriors

Date: 800-1000
Overall: 14.5 x 18.1 x 17.8 cm (5 11/16 x 7 1/8 x 7 in.)
Medium: Red earthenware, slip, burnishing, and hand-built.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Ecuador, South Coast
Object number: G83.1.320
DescriptionTiahuanaco-Huari painted double-bridge-spout bottle, Middle Horizon period, with each side of a warrior's head in profile. They are each wearing a helmet with projecting avial heads. It is painted in grey, cream, black and dark brown on a dark orange ground.