Several significant painted Mississippian pottery vessels are in the Hampson Museum State Park in Wilson, Arkansas.







Carson Red on Bluff bottle with 3 human head effigy legs, found in association witeh a shell mask gorget (Morse 1973:Figure 5a).







Another view of the 3 head effigy vessel.







Closeup of same.







Nodena Red and White bottle form.







Carson Red on Buff "doughnut" form bottle.







Nodena Red and White "swirl" bottle with the spiraling design of four clock-wise tangents.







Nodena Red and White bottle with abstracted design (hand symbols or mask?) in red paint and white background.







Nodena Red and White bottle with decorative pattern of vertical stripes and two horizontal bands.







Nodena Red and White bottle with decorative pattern of vertical stripes.







Nodena Red and White bottle with decorative pattern of verteical stripes and two horizontal bands.







Nodena Red and White bottle with decorative pattern of two horizontal bands. It has a tripod base.







Old Town Red gourd effigy bottle from Middle Nodena with roden tooth marks on the lip indicating that the vessel was used as a rodent nest when buried, or more likely that it was a seed container that attracted rodents (see Morse 1973:Figure 6d).




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