• Culture/People:

    probably Weeden Island (archaeological culture) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Jar in the form of a man

  • Date created:

    AD 200-1000

  • Place:

    Burnt Mill Creek mounds, West Bay; Bay County; Florida; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Pottery

  • Techniques:

    Coiled/hand built, modeled, incised

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Excavated by Clarence B. Moore in 1902; donated to the Academy of Natural Sciences (Philadelphia) soon afterward; purchased by MAI as part of the C.B. Moore collection in 1929.

  • Catalog number:

    17/4876

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the 1491 section in the "Our Peoples" gallery on the 4th floor

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