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Rim Sherd

Object Number:51-48-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arawak
Igneri
Provenience: Ponce
Canas
Puerto Rico
West Indies
Culture Area: Caribbean
Section:American
Materials:Clay
Credit Line:Gift of Ricardo E. Alegria, 1951
Other Number:A - Field No SF

Description

Rim sherd of very large vessel slightly carinated below wide flaring neck with slightly concave exterior; trace of strap handle terminating in knot above rim. Red ware with soft surface; white on red negative painting on neck exterior in vertical and horizontal wide lines and in simplified "wall of Troy" motif.

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