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Long-Nosed God maskette

probably Middle Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
USA; Illinois; Pike County; ; Yokem Mound Group
24/3506

object
Long-Nosed God maskette

probably Middle Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
USA; Illinois; Pike County; ; Yokem Mound Group
24/3508

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  • Culture/People:

    probably Middle Mississippian Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Long-Nosed God maskette

  • Date created:

    AD 1200-1400

  • Place:

    Mound 3; Yokem Mound Group; Pike County; Illinois; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Whelk shell/shells

  • Techniques:

    Cut, abraded, polished, incised, drilled

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected or excavated by brothers Eugene Wright and Paul Wright in February 1967; purchased by MAI from Eugene and Paul Wright in 1970.

  • Dimensions:

    6 x 5 x 5.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    24/3507

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