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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:41-18-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mexico (uncertain)
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area (uncertain)
Period: Modern
Section:American
Materials:Pottery
Height: 21.5 cm
Outside Diameter:13 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Margaretta S. Hinchman, 1941

Description

Polished red pottery; rudely finished. Pear-shaped. Lower part globular with slightly flattened base; upper part modified in female head and torso, relief arms and breasts, but no legs. Orifice in top of head.

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