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Human Effigy Vessel, 1200-1500

Clay
9 1/5 × 6 9/10 in
23.4 × 17.6 cm
Permanent collection
location
Philadelphia
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Provenance
Penn Museum
Philadelphia
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Beautiful decoration and elaborate shapes characterize Mississippian pottery. Effigy vessels like …

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Beautiful decoration and elaborate shapes characterize Mississippian pottery. Effigy vessels like this one were made in both human and animal shapes, This clay vessel is 24.3 cm tall, 17.6 cm at its widest width.

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Beautiful decoration and elaborate shapes characterize Mississippian pottery. Effigy vessels like …

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Beautiful decoration and elaborate shapes characterize Mississippian pottery. Effigy vessels like this one were made in both human and animal shapes, This clay vessel is 24.3 cm tall, 17.6 cm at its widest width.

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Unknown Artist

Human Effigy Vessel, 1200-1500

Clay
9 1/5 × 6 9/10 in
23.4 × 17.6 cm
Permanent collection
location
Philadelphia
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