Human effigy bottle - ROM2006_7239_13


Human effigy bottle

Maker: Mississippian culture
Geography: Central USA
Date: 1350-1500 AD
Period: Late Mississippian
Ht: 20.5 cm Le: 10 cm Wi: 9 cm
Object number: 971.165.261
On view
Gallery Location:Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, the Americas and Asia-Pacific
DescriptionHuman-effigy bottles like this one were made and used between 1350 and 1500 AD across central and southeastern parts of what is now the US.
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