Tags: prehistoric

Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Ceramic human effigy figure with bird mask Mesoamerican; Mayan 54.3853 clay
Ceramic bird effigy figure Mesoamerican; Mayan 54.3856 clay
Ceramic zone-stamped jar Northeast, Woodland 54.4708 ceramic
Jade effigy pendant Mesoamerican 55.89 jade
Quartz butterfly bannerstone Northeast, Archaic 61.1389 Stone
Jade pendant Mesoamerica 61.18926 Jade
Stone plummet Woodland 61.2568 Stone, hematite
Sandstone grinding stones or abraiders Northeast, Mississippian 61.5168 Stone -- sandstone
Human effigy pipe appearing to hold a large rattle in his left hand Southeast; Mississippian 61.200 flint clay (often called Arkansas Bauxite) and catlinite
St. Johns polychrome ceramic bowl Southwest, Anasazi 54.2950 Ceramic
Wingate black on red type bowl Southwest, Anasazi 54.2991 Ceramic
Tusayan black on red type bowl Southwest, Anasazi 54.3043 Ceramic
Jeddito black on yellow bowl Southwest, Anasazi 54.3361 Ceramic
Comala style hollow ceramic funerary standing parrot effigy Mesoamerican; Teuchitlan 54.8183 clay
Sandstone owl effigy pipe Northeast, Mississippian 61.546 Stone -- sandstone
Incised shell fragment Southeast, Mississippian 9025.1499 Marine Shell, Pigment
Incised shell fragment Southeast, Mississippian 9025.1704 a Marine Shell, Pigment
Kayenta polychrome ceramic bowl Southwest, Anasazi 54.2911 Ceramic
Agee projectile point Mississippian 61.12553 Stone
Stone Scottsbluff projectile or dart point Archaic 61.7548 Stone