Native American (Mississippian)
Object Place: Diehlstaat, Missouri, United States
Overall: 15.9 x 22.5 x 17.1 cm (6 1/4 x 8 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head of bird with raptorial beak molded above the rim and facing into bowl. Hemispherical bowl that reads as the bird’s body. Opposing the head on the rim in pinched clay form which reads as the tail feathers. Black smudged plain ware.
Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer, 1877.
Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer