Jar

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Culture/People
probably Casas Grandes Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Collector
Carl Lumholtz (Carl Sofus Lumholtz/C. Lumholtz), Non-Indian, 1851-1922
Previous owner
American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), 1869-
Object Name
Jar
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Modeled, perforated
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
Rancho San Diego, 10 miles south of Casas Grandes; Paquimé (Casas Grandes); Casas Grandes Municipality; Chihuahua State; Mexico
Date created
probably AD 1150-1450
Collection History
Collected between 1891 and 1893 by Carl Lumholtz (1851-1922, a Norwegian anthropologist, naturalist, and photographer); donated by him to the American Museum of Natural History; acquired by George Heye in 1905 through an exchange with the American Museum of Natural History (New York, New York).
Catalog Number
2688
Barcode
002688.000
See related items
Casas Grandes Tradition (archaeological culture)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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