University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-403
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pamunkey
Provenience: United States of America
Virginia
King William County (Virginia)
Pamunkey Reservation
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 4.5 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Bowl; polychrome. Inside and outside are painted with a light brown base color. The rim of the bowl is painted blue. There is a black line just below it ont he outside, to which are painted four semi-circular designs around the circumference of the bowl. The design consists of concentric circles of different colors. From the inside out, the colors are: blue, white, brown, and two lines of black, the outside one decorated with small loops of black attached. Inside has a fabric imprint pressed into its surface. Initials on bottom are DRB probably.


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