Vessel fragment

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Culture/People
possibly Late Archaic or Early Woodland Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Possible collector
Roy Latham, Non-Indian, 1881-1979
Previous owner
Roy Latham, Non-Indian, 1881-1979
Donor
Roy Latham, Non-Indian, 1881-1979
Object Name
Vessel fragment
Media/Materials
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Orient; Orient; Suffolk County; New York; USA
Island Name
Long Island
Island Grouping
Long Island
Date created
3000–200 BC (Late Archaic to Early Woodland period)
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of amateur naturalist Roy Latham (1881-1979, of Orient, New York) and probably collected by him; donated to MAI in 1917 by Roy Latham.
Catalog Number
7/3418
Barcode
073418.000
See related items
Late Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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