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Caddoan bottle
ca. AD 1300
Haley Place, Miller County, Arkansas
Clay, paint
18 x 11 cm
Clarence B. Moore Collection

The Caddo were the westernmost of the Mississippian people. As is typical of Caddo pottery, this vessel is finely burnished and heavily engraved. Its straight and curvilinear lines are rubbed with red pigment.

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