University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-420
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pamunkey
Provenience: United States of America
Virginia
King William County (Virginia)
Pamunkey Reservation
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Maker: Alberta Bradby (uncertain)
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Height: 4.5 cm
Outside Diameter:12 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Initials M.A.B. carved on the bottom; possibly made by Alberta Bradby. Made of clay. There were two handles, however, one has broken off. Small carved designs decorate the rim of the dish and the one handle. The bottom of the dish is burnt black, possibly from the Pennypacker fire.


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