Jar with red spiral design, Nodena Red on buff style
Late Mississippian Period (1300-1500)
Low-fired shell-tempered gray clay with heavy beige slip and painted orange-red
Overall: 8 1/4 × 6 15/16 in. (21 × 17.7 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Winston Fearn Garth and her grandson Winston Fearn Garth II, Class of 1935
Place Made: possibly Potter Mound Site, United States, North America
Native American: Southeast
Not on view
ANTH 11, NAS 11, Ancient Native Americans, Deborah Nichols, Winter 2013
Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 22, 1994-January 14, 1996.
Luther E. Jones Collection of northeast Arkansas material, possibly from the Potter site (3PO23); sold to the Alabama Museum of Natural History, University, Alabama, in 1932 (1932.008); selected by Walter B. Jones, Director of the Alabama Museum of Natural History, for Lena Garth (Mrs. Winston Fearn Garth,1860-1938), Huntsville, Alabama; purchased by Lena Garth for the Dartmouth College Museum; given to the present collection by Lena Garth and her grandson, Winston Fearn Garth II (1913-1980), Class of 1935, in 1935.
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