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Effigy Bowl

Object Number:40-16-1772
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Panama
Sitio Conte
Site Name/Number: Sitio Conte
Culture Area: Central American
Locus: Burial 19
Date Made: 450 - 900 CE
Early Date: 450
Late Date: 900
Credit Line:Panama, Cocle Expedition; J. Alden Mason, 1940
Other Number:B19 - 54B - Field No SF


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.


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[Book] Sharer, Robert J., and Hearne Jardine, Pamela H. 1992. River of Gold: Precolumbian Treasures from Sitio Conte.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference
[Article] Mason, John A. Oct 1940. "Ivory and Resin Figurines from Cocle". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 8. no. 4. pg. 13-21 General ReferenceView Objects related to this General Reference

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