Mississippian Culture


about 900-1500

Low-fired shell-tempered clay with gray brown slip

Overall: 8 11/16 × 6 1/8 in. (22 × 15.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Acquired by exchange from the Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri



Place Made: United States, North America

Object Name


Research Area

Native American

Native American: Southeast

Not on view


Henry Bates Williams (1907-1987), Dartmouth Professor of English and Drama; given to present collection, 1947. From the collection of George Eliot Leighton (1835-1901), Missouri; acquired in Exchange #36 from the Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri, 1947.

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