Abbott Farm Ware Ceramic Sherds

Title

Abbott Farm Ware Ceramic Sherds

Description

These ceramic sherds were found at a Late Woodland site in Prince George County on the southern Coastal Plain. The vessel they came from 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

579 × 685

Coverage

Prince George County