Pedestal plate

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Culture/People
probably Tuza-Piartal (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Expedition leader
Dr. Marshall H. Saville (Marshall Howard Saville/M.H. Saville/MHS), Non-Indian, 1867-1935
Expedition sponsor
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957
Expedition
Fourth Ecuador Expedition (1910)
Object Name
Pedestal plate
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Modeled, negative-painted
Dimensions
19.5 x 11.5 x 5.3 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
El Angel; Espejo Canton; Carchi Province; Ecuador
Date created
AD 1000-1500
Collection History
Collected or excavated in 1910 during the Fourth Ecuador Expedition, led by Marshall H. Saville (1867-1935, MAI staff member) and funded by George Gustav Heye.
Catalog Number
3/630
Barcode
030630.000
See related items
Tuza-Piartal (archaeological culture)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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