University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-410
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Catawba (culture)
Provenience: United States of America
South Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 7 cm
Width: 11 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Made of clay. Very smooth in texture. The rim of the bowl is scalloped. Around the outside of the bowl at the very edge of the rim are several rows of small dots carved in the clay. Around the center of the bowl there is a row of circular indentations about the size of a nickel. Below this there are again rows of small dots, but there are also leaf designs carved around the bottom of the bowl.


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