Native American (Mississippian)
Object Place: Diehlstaat, Missouri, United States
8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Effigy, probably of fish. Hemispherical bowl with lip beginning to turn in. The bowl becomes the body of the fish. The fish head and tail (broken) are modeled at the bowl shoulder. Two pairs of protuberances are pinched out at shoulder level. Dark gray smudged plain ware.
Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer, 1877.
Gift of Mrs. Gardner Brewer and Miss Brewer