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Mississippian pottery vessel

This pottery vessel was formed in the shape of a woman with facial tattoos and is attributed to the Late Mississippian Tradition. It was excavated at Fort Toulouse in Elmore County by M. Paulin in 1932.

Date: 1300-1500 circa
Repository: National Museum of the American Indian
Format: Pottery

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 3: Standard(s) 13
Grade 5: Standard(s) 3
Grade 8: Standard(s) 1 14

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