Aryballo

PicID 000797
Type Drawing
Category Sign
Copyright Drawing 2010 Christiane Clados

 

Description
Inca aryballo with five tocapu units (feline, flying bird, jaguar pelt or serpents skin on the vessels's chamber, and descending bird, monkey on the shoulder). The neck of the vessel is decorated with the spotted body of a serpent winding around (compare with Tiwanaku keru in image 798).