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Mississippian Culture, Southeast

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Prehistoric

Low-fired shell-tempered stone burnished with dark gray slip

Overall: 6 5/16 x 5 7/8 in. (16 x 15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Alexis Chapman Proctor, Class of 1918

167.38.24214

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Object Name

Pottery

Classification

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Not on view

Provenance

Purchased by Frank Proctor (1856-1924, Class of 1878), about 1900; to his nephew Alexis Chapman Proctor (1895-1979, Class of 1918), Franklin, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1967.

Old Number

6

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