University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: SA2279
Current Location: Out on loan
Culture:Marajoaro
Provenience: Brazil
Marajo Island
Camutins
Culture Area: Amazonia
Period: Marajo Phase
Date Made: 1000-1500 AD
Early Date: 1000
Late Date: 1500
Section:American
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Alligator
Height: 9cm
Length: 34cm
Width: 31cm
Credit Line:Amazonian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1916

Description

Painted design inside, alligator incisings on rim, and outside. Head as handle.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

South American Gallery (1955 - 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

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