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Round bottomed globular body with wide, short neck. Opposing small, handles from rim to shoulder, neck join. Dark gray smudged plain ware.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer, 1877.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer

Native American (Mississippian), Prehistoric, about 900–1400

Object Place

Diehlstaat, Missouri, United States

Dimensions

14.29 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.171

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware