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#3749, uncertain Bowl from Mattocks

Year: 2012

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This Bowl is an example of uncertain from the Mattocks site, a Mimbres village in the middle Mimbres Valley, in Grants County, southwestern New Mexico. Mattocks was occupied during the Late Pithouse and Classic Mimbres periods (ca. AD 550-1130). It has eight Classic roomblocks with a total of about 180 rooms. Mattocks was partly excavated by Paul Nesbitt (Logan Museum, Beloit College) in 1929. Then, in the 1970s, it was a key focus of research by the Mimbres Foundation (LeBlanc 1983: Chapter 8,, and much of the material from that work is at the Maxwell Museum, University of New Mexico. Archaeology Southwest now has the easement for the Mattocks site in perpetuity.

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#3749, uncertain Bowl from Mattocks. 2012 ( tDAR id: 382210) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8DR2V94


Mimbres Mogollon


Site Name

Investigation Types
Collections Research


Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 550 to 1150

Spatial Coverage

min long: -107.977; min lat: 32.819 ; max long: -107.951; max lat: 32.866 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Michelle Hegmon ; Steven A. Leblanc

Sponsor(s): Arizona State University (ASU)


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Additional Metadata

mimpidd_id: 3749

tDAR_ID: 382210


owner: Logan Museum of Anthropology

Museum Number: 16192

Site Name: Mattocks

Vessel Form: Bowl

condition: Reconstructed

Wear: Indeterminate

Kill Hole: Present

Kill Hole Form: In-out

Rim Diameter: 24

Height: 10

Max Diameter: 00

Color Scheme: B/W

Temporal Style: uncertain

Temporal Style Basis: blank

Design Class: Blank

Layout: Blank

Layout Detail: Blank

Geometric General: Blank

Black/White Filename: 141070009

Black/White Directory: 14107

Color Filename: MA3749

Color Image Directory: MA3500

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
141070009.tif 46.53mb Mar 1, 2013 5:28:20 PM Public
ma3749.tif 11.20mb Mar 1, 2013 5:28:26 PM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America