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Vessel in human form

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Catalog Data:
Media/Materials:
Pottery
Techniques:
Coiled/hand built, modeled
Culture/People:
probably Late Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Near junction of Wabash and Ohio Rivers; Bone Bank; Posey County; Indiana; USA
Site Name:
Bone Bank
Date Created:
AD 1400-1500
Collection History:
Excavated by unknown individuals; acquired by Charles F. Artes (1847-1916, Evansville, Indiana, jeweler and amateur archaeologist); purchased by MAI in 1916 using funds donated by Harmon W. Hendricks.
Catalog Number:
5/5712
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National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian