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Pisgah Check Stamped


Defined by Patricia Holden and later revised by Roy Dickens from excavation in western North Carolina. Probably not a type of much use in Georgia. Presumably named after Pisgah Mountain.

Sorting Criteria

Check stamping on sand/grit-tempered pottery.

Geographical Range
Western North Carolina and perhaps extreme northeastern Georgia.
Chronological Range
Middle Mississippian.
Surface Treatment