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Effigy Bottle

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Object Number:11514.1
Current Location: Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America
Currently On Display
Provenience: United States of America
Missouri
Scott County (uncertain)
Mississippi County (uncertain)
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 12
Outside Diameter:10.8
Credit Line:Purchased from Edward Drinker Cope, 1892

Description

One of 7 effigy bottles - Buff ware, blackened. Globular bodies; bird heads with orifice in back

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America (24 Jun 2017 - 26 Apr 2020) View Objects in Exhibition

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