7 discs shaped from broken pottery

Repurposing Pottery

In earlier blog posts I’ve written about how people in the past mended broken pots, but there were lots of … Continue

Pottery sherd with zig-zag line decoration and small pits

Stump the Archaeologist

Archaeologists love the unknown. We are drawn to the challenge of using artifacts as clues to figure out how people … Continue

Pile of pots with ashes still attached

Clay Chronicles VIII

Trial by fire! As you may have gathered from earlier posts, I was anxious about the firing, because it is … Continue