Stamped Ceramic Sherds

Title

Stamped Ceramic Sherds

Description

These ceramic sherds were found at an Early Historic period site in Roanoke County in the Blue Ridge. They have been decorated by pressing a simple stamp into the wet clay before firing. Virginia Indians continued to produce and use traditional ceramic vessels alongside the vessels they obtained from European colonists. (Photo enhanced)

Date Created

900 - 1700 C.E.

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

779 × 493

Coverage

Roanoke County