Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Design:The wooden bowl appears to be complete
with rough edges around the upper portion. It is triangular in shape with
Size:Approximately 13cm wide.
Condition: Fully intact, but rough in
Wood Type: Pending
Collection Date: November 5 1997
Comments:Taino ceremonies included the burning
of Cohoba in vessels of this type. The smoke, then inhaled by the
Cacique, induced a trance-like state.
Significant Artifact Interpretation
Last updated: 24 February 1998
Comments: Underwater Science Program
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