An illustration of Etowah plate 3 (Moorehead plate 1) discovered in Mound C at the Etowah Indian Mounds in Georgia, USA by Warren K. Moorehead. Reconstruction based on a fragmentary Mississippian repoussé copper plate, with missing parts extrapolated from similar plates also found at the site, digital illustration, Herb Roe © 2013.

Etowah Dancing Warrior plate HRoe 2013 - Southeastern Ceremonial Complex - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"Wulfing Plate A", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012.  Avian themed Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found near Malden, Missouri. Missing sections reconstructed by using bilateral symmetry of plate and from sections of other Malden style plates, as all of the plates are thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist.

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Digital illustration of the "Elder Birdman", a Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found in Mound 3 at the Lake Jackson Mounds site in Florida. All rights held by the artist, Herb Roe ©

"Mangum Plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2014. A reconstruction of one of two repousséd plates of beaten copper found in the Plaquemine culture Mangum Mounds Site in Claiborne County, Mississippi. The plate gives its name to the "Mangum Flounce" motif of the Southeastern Ceremonial Complex "Birdman / Chunkey player", a distinctive feature of the apparel of the figure.

"Mangum Plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2014. A reconstruction of one of two repousséd plates of beaten copper found in the Plaquemine culture Mangum Mounds Site in Claiborne County, Mississippi. The plate gives its name to the "Mangum Flounce" motif of the Southeastern Ceremonial Complex "Birdman / Chunkey player", a distinctive feature of the apparel of the figure.

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llustration of a Rogan Plate (Catalogue No. Department of Anthropology, NMNH, Smithsonian), a repoussé copper plate falcon dancer found at Etowah, but believed to have been fabricated at Cahokia in the century[

"Rogan Plate 2", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2013. (After item A91113, Department of Anthropology, NMNH, Smithsonian, one of two Mississippian culture "birdman" repoussé copper plates found by John P. Rogan at the Etowah Site in Georgia in 1883.)

"Rogan Plate digital painting, Herb Roe © Department of Anthropology, NMNH, Smithsonian), one of two Mississippian culture "birdman" repoussé copper plates found by John P. Rogan at the Etowah Site in Alabama in

Frontiers of Anthropology: The Last Word on Mayans and Mississippians

Frontiers of Anthropology: The Last Word on Mayans and Mississippians

"Spiro plate 4", Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate discovered in the Craig Mound at the Spiro Site in Oklahoma, USA

"Spiro plate Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate discovered in the Craig Mound at the Spiro Site in Oklahoma, USA

Toul Creek plate HRoe 2012 - Mississippian copper plates - Wikipedia

Toul Creek plate HRoe 2012 - Mississippian copper plates - Wikipedia

"Wilcox plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012. An illustration of a Mississippian culture avian themed repoussé copper plate found near Waldo in Levy County, Florida in the 1880s. Reconstruction done by using the inherent bilateral symmetry of the pieces and from details taken from the Malden plate F and the Upper Bluff Lake avian plate, all three of the plates are thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist.

"Wilcox plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012. An illustration of a Mississippian culture avian themed repoussé copper plate found near Waldo in Levy County, Florida in the 1880s. Reconstruction done by using the inherent bilateral symmetry of the pieces and from details taken from the Malden plate F and the Upper Bluff Lake avian plate, all three of the plates are thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist.

"Upper Bluff Lake Plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012. An illustration of an avian themed Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found at the Material Service Quarry Site in Union County, Illinois. Reconstructed sections taken from the Malden plate F, the plates are thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist.

"Upper Bluff Lake Plate", digital painting, Herb Roe © An illustration of an avian themed Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found at the Material Service Quarry Site in Union County, Illinois. Reconstructed sections taken from the Malden plate F

Spiro Mounds Artifacts | Copper ceremonial items found in Spiro Mounds

Reproductions of Mississippian culture copper ceremonial items found at Spiro Mounds in Oklahoma

Embossed Copper Plate - Identified as a peregrine falcon, the bird figure has a distinctive "weeping eye" motif that appears in many falcon depictions on religious paraphernalia associated with the Southeastern Ceremonial Complex - Craig Mound, Spiro Mound Complex - Eastern Oklahoma

Mississippian culture copper plate from the Craig Mound at Spiro.

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Woolaroc Spiro Mounds artifact, eastern Oklahoma, an incised conch shell gorget depicting imagery associated with the Death Cult. Compare with the "Spider Gorgets" shown above.

"Wulfing plate C", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012. An illustration of an avian themed Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found near Malden, Missouri in 1906. Reconstructed missing tail done using the bilateral symmetry of piece and taken from the Upper Bluff Lakes falcon plate thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist. One of eight plates found in the Wulfing cache.

"Wulfing plate C", digital painting, Herb Roe © 2012. An illustration of an avian themed Mississippian culture repoussé copper plate found near Malden, Missouri in 1906. Reconstructed missing tail done using the bilateral symmetry of piece and taken from the Upper Bluff Lakes falcon plate thought to have been made by the same workshop or artist. One of eight plates found in the Wulfing cache.

Warrior Picture

A Mississippian culture " dancing birdman" S. design from a repoussé copper plate discovered at the Lake Jackson Mounds Archaeological State Park.

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