Vessel fragment/potsherd with effigy/adorno

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Culture/People
probably Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Expedition
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1915)
Expedition leader
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Vessel fragment/potsherd with effigy/adorno
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Modeled, incised, punctate
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
El Lindero village site, Río Maya area; Maisí Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago
Greater Antilles
Island Name
Cuba
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 1200-1500
Collection History
Collected or excavated in 1915 by unnamed local residents; acquired from them during the Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition, led by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) and sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
4/4731
Barcode
044731.000
See related items
Chican Ostionoid (Chicoid) (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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