Vessel fragment/Potsherd

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Culture/People
Non-Indian (archaeological)
Expedition leader
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Excavator
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Charles O. Turbyfill (Charles Orr Turbyfill/C. O. Turbyfill), Non-Indian, 1888-1966
Melville Decker, Non-Indian, 1865-1941
Object Name
Vessel fragment/Potsherd
Media/Materials
Ceramic (non-Indian ceramics)
Techniques
Glazed
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Place
New York City, Staten Island, Tottenville; Richmond County; New York; USA
Island Name
Staten Island
Date created
probably AD 1650–1800
Collection History
Excavated in 1920 by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), Charles O. Turbyfill (1888-1966, MAI staff member), Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member), and Melville Decker (1865-1941, a Staten Island boat builder) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
10/1733
Barcode
101733.000
See related items
Non-Indian (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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