University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 87-39-1184
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Wangen
Period: Neolithic
Section:European
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Incised
Iconography:Geometric Motif
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other NumberL-37-1184 - Old Museum Number
11 - Original Number

Description

Design incised. a lozenge with radiating lines "Facsimile of the only design I have ever seen scratched on pottery of the Stone age in Switzerland. The original specimen is in the Museum at Carlsruhe. Rude ornaments of the geometric sort ar met with." "Wagon" written on object.


Bibliography:

[Book] Peale, Benjamin Franklin. 1873. Specimens of the stone age of the human race as collected and arranged by Franklin Peale; Copied in photography with a catalogue and introduction, also various communications on the subject made by him to the American Philosophical Society. : Page/Fig./Plate: #11; pl. 91View Objects cited in this Publication

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