Effigy Vessel Fragment


From: Missouri

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 29-179-24B
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Missouri
Culture Area Southeast Culture Area
Section American
Materials Clay
Iconography Duck Tail

Duck's head and tail. From rim of large effigy bowl. Buff ware. Top of head missing; beak is angular with deeply excised quadrilaterals on each side and upper surface. Tail projected at right angle to bowl side; its upper surface an excised circle and two triangles.

Length 11.8 cm
Width 5.8 cm
Credit Line Gift of Randolph Clay, 1912

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