Vessel fragment/potsherd

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Culture/People
probably Elenan Ostionoid (Elenoid) (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Excavator
Theodoor de Booy (Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de Booy), Non-Indian, 1882-1919
Object Name
Vessel fragment/potsherd
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Kitchen midden, Magens Bay; Saint Thomas; US Virgin Islands
Archipelago
Lesser Antilles
Island Name
Saint Thomas
Island Grouping
Virgin Islands
Geographical Areas
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created
AD 600-1200
Collection History
Excavated by Theodoor de Booy (1882-1919, an MAI staff member) in late 1916 or early 1917 during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
Catalog Number
7/4672
Barcode
074672.000
See related items
Elenan Ostionoid (Elenoid) (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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