Vessel in human form

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Culture/People
possibly Swift Creek (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Excavator
Clarence Bloomfield Moore (C.B. Moore), Non-Indian, 1852-1936
Previous owner
Clarence Bloomfield Moore (C.B. Moore), Non-Indian, 1852-1936
Donor
Clarence Bloomfield Moore (C.B. Moore), Non-Indian, 1852-1936
Object Name
Vessel in human form
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled, killed
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Aucilla River Mound (Lewis Place Mound); Taylor County; Florida; USA
Date created
AD 150-650 (Middle Woodland period)
Collection History
Excavated in 1917 by Clarence Bloomfield Moore (1852-1936, an archaeologist who worked in the southeastern United States); donated to MAI by Clarence B. Moore in 1918.
Catalog Number
8/4154
Barcode
084154.000
See related items
Swift Creek (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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