University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:40708
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Florida
Southwest Coast (Florida)
Key Marco
Collier County
Culture Area: Southeast
Date Made: 700-1560 AD
Early Date: 700
Late Date: 1560
Iconography:Pelican Head
Length: 10.7 cm
Width: 6.1 cm
Thickness: 6.7 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Florida Expedition, Frank H. Cushing; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:583 - Field No SF


Small highly finished graceful figure head of pelican with fragments of wing pieces. Found perfect. Painted with white, black, and buff gray pigments. (Cast and color sketches taken). Cast of same and wings complete.

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