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Object ID 1994.076.003
Object Name Sherd
Collection Native American
Credit line Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Albert King
Date circa 1000 BC - 500 AD
Description Native American pottery sherd that likely dates to the early to middle part of the Woodland Period (circa 1000 BC - 700 AD). The sherd has an unglazed outer surface that is impressed with a shallow, bumpy pattern.
Dimensions W-2.25 L-2.5 D-0.25 inches
Dimension Details overall greatest dimensions
Provenance This item was found by the donors at the edge of Fort Miles on Cape Henlopen in 1961.
Subjects Indians of North America
Archaeology
Search Terms Native Americans
Pottery
Sherds
Woodland Period
Cape Henlopen
Fort Miles
Sussex County
Material Unglazed earthenware
Place of Origin Cape Henlopen, DE