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Hohokam Artist

Censer / Animal Effigy, n.d.
3 in. x 1 3/4 in. (7.62 cm x 4.45 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Carving
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. E. H. Parker
Accession Number: P3401a,b
Shallow animal effigy censer made of red rock. Carved head, 4 legs, and a tail. Incised eyes and mouth. Possibly a turtle? A second piece, .b, is made of the same red stone. It is a small bowl that fits on top of part .a. The exterior of the bowl is carved with threaded grooves.

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