Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Artifact Inventory

Globular Vessel


  • Design: Large globular vessel with lug handles. No decoration, or slip.

  • Size: Diameter 190mm, Height 202mm, Openning 54mm

  • Condition: Vessel has been patched with resin across half of its circumference.

  • Collection Date: April 18, 1999

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  • Comments: Similar vessels have been described as "spanish influence", but this is unlikely since others with similar lug handles have been found throughout Higuey, several at Altos de Chavon.

    Last updated: 31 March 2000
    Comments: Underwater Science Program
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