MIMPIDD Users' Guide

Part of the Mimbres Pottery Images Digital Database (MimPIDD) (DRAFT) project

Author(s): Michelle Hegmon

Year: 2020


The Mimbres Pottery Images Digital Database (MimPIDD) is a collection of images and data on more than 10,000 Mimbres pottery vessels. MimPIDD digital images illustrate the painted designs on each vessel, along with associated descriptive information about archaeological context, temporal style, and vessel form and size.

This document provides additional background to MIMPIDD, describes how data are coded in the database, and guides the effective and ethical use of MIMPIDD. The information in the guide is applicable for the online search function, the public database, as well as the downloadable database accessible by permission only.

Cite this Record

MIMPIDD Users' Guide. Michelle Hegmon. 2020 ( tDAR id: 455490) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8455490

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Dataset Search


Mimbres Mogollon


Investigation Types
Collections Research


Geographic Keywords
Mimbres River Valley

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 550 to 1150

Spatial Coverage

min long: -109.611; min lat: 31.325 ; max long: -104.886; max lat: 34.931 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Michelle Hegmon

Sponsor(s): Arizona State University (ASU)


General Note: A large number of the MimPIDD images are public. However, some information and some images are private and are accessible only to researchers who are approved by the MimPIDD board. To request access to the professional version of MimPIDD, please read the PDF "Ethics and Permission to Access MimPIDD," found in tDAR (http://core.tdar.org/document/381421). Please email your request to the head of the MimPIDD Board, Dr. Will Russell, at noadverseeffect@gmail.com.

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