Effigy Vessel: Oil Boss in Anaconda Canoe


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Artifact Identification Effigy Vessel: Oil Boss in Anaconda Canoe   (1997.15.0063)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
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Artist/Maker Alegria Canelos
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1985
Culture Canelos Quichua
Location On Exhibitin the South America exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 27.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 14.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 13.1 cm
Weight 781 g
Measuring Remarks Weight converted to grams from ounces. (27.5 oz.)
Materials Ceramic, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Handbuilding, Firing, Painting, Rubbing
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Photo: Illinois International Review, Fall 2005, "Causaunchimi! We Are Living!".

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Norman E. and Dorothea S. Whitten
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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