Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Flask with Fingerprint
Design:No design on the pot itself.
The opening at top is very small. From a frontal view, the pot is very
wide. From the side view, the pot is narrow.
Size: Height 12.1cm, Width at Mouth 3.2cm,
Greatest Width 14.6cm (front), 10.8cm (side), 0.5cm in thickness
Condition:Fragile. There is a crack along the
side from the rim extending down to a small hole. The crack continues
down to the base and the bottom.
Collection Date:Prior to August 1996
Comments:There may be dermatoglyphic
evidence on one side of the flask near the opening in the top. The top
itself is believed to have had a neck at some point in time.
Information on Fingerprints
Last updated: 13 February 1998
Comments: Underwater Science Program
Copyright 1998, The
Trustees of Indiana University