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Effigy Vessel

Object Number:60-2-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Brazil
Trometas River
Culture Area: South American Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Technique:Inlaid (uncertain)
Iconography:Turtle
Height: 2.4 cm
Length: 5.4 cm
Width: 4.6 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Charles H. T. Townsend, 1960

Description

Greenish stone, polished. Hollow with two round piercings from top, one oval piercings from bottom. Eyes drilled (for inlay?)

Current & Past Exhibitions:

South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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