Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Artifact Inventory

Frog-Design Bowl


  • Design: This vessel exhibits the head and tail of a frog, along with a simple, incised line design in a wide band encircling the upper half.

  • Size: Height 9.5 cm, Width 19.6cm, Mouth 9.5cm

  • Condition: Fully intact

  • Color: Dark brownish red

  • Temper: Grit

  • Collection Date: July 13,1997

  • Rotating Artifact (Hi-8mm video image - Apple Quicktime Format)

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  • Comments: The vessel is an oval bowl depicting a frog's upper body placed opposite from it's tail. The vessel itself represents the body of the frog. The pattern consists of a single circle with opposing triangles on either side.

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    Last updated: 07 APRIL 2000
    Comments: Underwater Science Program
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