Abbott Farm Ware Ceramic Sherd

Title

Abbott Farm Ware Ceramic Sherd

Description

This partial ceramic vessel was found at a Late Woodland site in Prince George County on the southern coastal plain. It is an example of Abbott Farm Ware zoned pottery, a rare type that is elaborately decorated with fine, incised motifs forming geometric bands around the vessel. These ceramics were likely used in large ceremonial feasts between 1000 and 1400 C.E.

Date Created

1000 - 1400 C.E.

Source

Mike Makin

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

552 × 515

Coverage

Prince George County