Owl effigy bowl

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Culture/People
probably Weeden Island (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
Owl effigy bowl
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled, incised, killed
Dimensions
16.5 x 21 cm
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Mound west of Burnt Mill Creek, West Bay; Bay County; Florida; USA
Date created
AD 650-1000 (Late 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 1917.
Catalog Number
8/4157
Barcode
084157.000
See related items
Weeden Island (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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