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Bottle

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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Collection History
Excavated by Clarence B. Moore in 1908 or 1909; donated to the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by C.B. Moore soon afterward; purchased by MAI from the Academy of Natural Sciences with other C.B. Moore collection materials in 1929.
Culture/People
probably Caddoan (archaeological) (attributed)
Seller
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)
Excavator
Clarence Bloomfield Moore (C.B. Moore), Non-Indian, 1852-1936
Previous owner
Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University)
Date created
AD 1000-1300
Object Name
Bottle
Media/Materials
Pottery
Techniques
Coiled/hand built, modeled, incised
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
See related items
Caddoan (archaeological)
Containers and Vessels
Catalog Number
17/1441
Barcode
171441.000
Place
Burial; Mound Landing Mound and Cemetery, Bayou Bartholomew (Mound Place); Morehouse Parish; Louisiana; USA