Anthropology and Classical Studies Faculty Research

Title

Mortal Pots: On Use Life and Vessel Size in the Formation of Ceramic Assemblages

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-1996

Abstract

We know a great deal about how prehistoric pots were made and used but surprisingly little about how long they lasted in service. Vessel use life, however, is an important component of ceramic assemblage formation . . .

Publication Title

American Antiquity

Volume

61

Issue

3

First Page

463

Last Page

482