University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-411
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Mississippi
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Technique:Incised
Height: 6 cm
Width: 12 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970
Other Number:NA1335 - Collector Number

Description

Archaeological material from Mississippi. Made of clay, brown in color, with circular designs carved around the sides of the bowl. A groove is carved around the rim of the bowl, making the rim approximately 1/4" wide. There are several holes drilled in the bowl- these are recent attempts to repair the bowl by wiring it together through the holes.


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