TITLE

Prehistoric Pottery Re-Dated

PUB. DATE
November 1985
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec85, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that collections of Precolumbian pottery and gold artifacts in the Field Museum of Natural History are attributed to a much earlier period of 600-1500 B.C. Evidence that the Museum's Incised Brownware pottery comes from the same tombs and the same culture that produced its Classic Quimbaya gold pieces; Results of investigation by scholars at the Field Museum.
ACCESSION #
16269017

 

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