For 60 years, the origin of an iconographically significant example of Southeastern Mississippian symbolic art has been enmeshed in error and ambiguity. A trail of sleuthing over 25 years provides information used to assess museum curation records and published clues from 1887 to the present, contextualizing the mystery and finally allowing identification of a specific Mississippian period cemetery of origin for the so-called Moundville spider.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||12|
|Journal||Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology|
|State||Published - Jan 2 2018|
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