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Popes Creek

 

Cord-marked vessel fragment from Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.

Cord-marked vessel fragment from
Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.

 

 

Close-up of decorated rim sherd from cord-marked vessel#1   on left - exterior surface on top, interior on bottom - Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.  

Close-up of decorated rim sherd from cord-marked vessel#1   on left - exterior surface on top, interior on bottom - Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.  

Close-up of decorated rim sherd from
vessel on left - exterior surface 
on top, interior on bottom.
Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.

 

Net-impressed vessel fragment from Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.

Net-impressed vessel fragment from
Hamilton Collection, 18CH58.

 

 

Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd on left, close up view of the paste on right from site 18CH136.Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd on left, close up view of the paste on right from site 18CH136.

Net-impressed  body sherd on left, close up 
view of the paste on right. 18CH136.

 

 

Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd, exterior surface on left, interior on right, from the Dorr site 18AN19/46.Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd, exterior surface on left, interior on right, from the Dorr site 18AN19/46.

Net-impressed body sherd, exterior surface 
on left, interior on right. Dorr, 18AN19 /46.

 



Popes Creek rim sherd with finger-smoothed horizontal lines from Chapel Point site 18CH79/1.001.

Rim sherd with finger-smoothed horizontal 
lines. Chapel  Point, 18CH79 /1.001.

 

 

 

Popes Creek rim sherd with finger-smoothed horizontal lines on left and scored interior surface on right, fromChapelPoint site 18CH79/13.Popes Creek rim sherd with finger-smoothed horizontal lines on left and scored interior surface on right, from Chapel Point site 18CH79/13.

Rim sherd with finger-smoothed horizontal lines on left.  
 Scored interior surface on right.  Chapel  Point, 18CH79 /13.

 

 

Popes Creek interior scoring on body sherd from Popes Creek site 18CH74-SI Cat. #209006-Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Interior scoring on body sherd.
Popes Creek, 18CH74.
SI Cat. #209006.

 

 

Popes Creek interior scoring on body sherd from Charles County, MD.

Interior scoring on body sherd.
Charles County, MD.

 

 

 

Popes Creek open mesh net-impressions from Popes Creek site 18CH74-SI Cat.#107502-Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Open mesh net-impressions. Popes
 Creek, 18CH74.  SI Cat. #107502.

 

 

Popes Creek rim sherd with punctated lip and incised 'V's, from Popes Creek site 18CH74-SI Cat.#107502-Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Rim sherd with punctated lip  
and incised 'V's. Popes Creek,
18CH74.  SI Cat. #107502.

 

Popes Creek base sherd from Popes Creek site 18CH74-SI Cat.#155087-Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Base sherd. Popes Creek,
 18CH74.  SI Cat. #155087.

 

 

Popes Creek close-set net-impressed sherd with finger-trailed decoration, from Popes Creek site 18CH74-SI Cat.#209006-Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Close-set net-impressed sherd with finger-trailed decoration.  Popes Creek, 18CH74.  SI Cat. #209006.

 

 

Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd from site 18CH136.Popes Creek net-impressed body sherd from site 18CH136.

Net-impressed body 
sherds. 18CH136.  

 

SI Cat.#---  Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution,
Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology.

Copyright 2002 by Maryland Archaeological Conservation Lab
Updated:4/14/16

Popes Creek cord-marked mended vessel fragments from Hamilton Collection, 18CH58. Close-up of Popes Creek decorated rim sherd from cord-marked vessel#1   on left - exterior surface on top, interior on bottom - Hamilton Collection, 18CH58. Close-up of Popes Creek decorated rim sherd from cord-marked vessel#1   on left - exterior surface on top, interior on bottom - Hamilton Collection, 18CH58. Popes Creek net-impressed mended vessel fragments from the Hamilton Collection, site 18CH58.