Effigy Bowl


From: Panama | Sitio Conte

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 40-16-1772
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Cocle
Provenience Panama | Sitio Conte
Site Name Sitio Conte
Culture Area Central American
Locus Burial 19
Date Made 450 - 900 CE
Section American
Materials Ceramic

Ring base effigy bowl. Vertical neck giving effect of carination at base of neck. Lugs at carination representing head. Tail and 4 feet of probably a turtle. Interior red. Exterior white except for a wide red band circling bowl just below carination.

Credit Line Panama, Cocle Expedition; J. Alden Mason, 1940
Other Number B19 - 54B - Field No SF

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