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Object Name: Seminole dish
Date: 1911-1930
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Medium: Earthenware
Dimensions: Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 8.3 x 12.1 cm )
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Description: Cylindrical Seminole earthenware dish with slightly flaring sides; interior painted bright orange; exterior decorated with two incised bands painted orange and punched dots between bands; "F" shaped symbol in bright green repeated around circumference of dish above bands; 5 sailboats painted near bottom with multi-colored hulls and sails; unglazed.
Object Number: Z.1448
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According to a note found with the object, this dish was made in the Dania Reservation of the Seminoles and was among the earliest modern pottery.