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DK31 Culture: Mississippian
Solid Georgia Pottery Vessel with Nodes
This is a rare vessel from Georgia that is solid with no breaks or restoration. It was found at a site we call the Earnest Farm in Murray County, Georgia back in the 1960's. The North Georgia and Chattanooga, Tennessee area share the same pottery style with 6 raised nodes and two strap handles being found in both places. I bought this vessel from Pete Porter back in 1992 and sold it to my buddy Mike Kanode 7/19/96. I got it back after Mike passed away and sold it to Fuzzy Butts. I sold it for him to a collector in South Carolina. Here it comes back around again. It was found eroding from the banks of the Conasauga River. Note the shell tempering typical of Mississippian Culture vessels. It measures 4" wide and is 3" tall.
 
(Murray Co., Georgia)    
$Sold   SOLD

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DKPot29 Culture: Mississippian
Georgia Pottery Vessel with Engraving - Late Late Lamar/Protohistoric Historic A.D. 1500
This beautiful pottery vessel was found in the 60's on a private farm in Gordon County on the banks of the Coosawattee River. It dates to the late part of the Dallas culture and up until the arrival of the Europeans. This design has been found on Creek and Cherokee vessels but is rare having the engraving on the inside of the vessels rim. Some collectors call these Casuella, or salt vessels.

The vessel has beautiful firing colors ranging from orange to white and is mica tempered. Most vessels are either shell tempered or grit tempered. Rarely do you come across a mica tempered vessel. It measures 6-1/4" wide and 2-5/8" tall (These are most always shallow bowls). The site is called the Poarch Farm Site located in Gordon County, Georgia.

 
(Gordon Co., Georgia)    
$800.00   Available

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939 Culture: Mississippian
Motief Bottle - 4 Embossed Designs - A.D. 1350
Ive had several vessel types with a weeping eye or tear drop symbol either etched or raised on the vessels surface. This one has the design embossed down into the surface. It also looks like maybe a spud or spatulate was impressed into the pot before firing. This had to have some creativity and knowledge of pottery making. It is solid, no restoration, and just a bit of ancient rim wear from use hundreds of years ago. It sits upright straight on a circular disc that thickened the base to add strength to the pot. It measures 6" wide and 4-1/4" tall
 
(Pemiscot Co. Arkansas)    
$350.00   Available

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Pot823 Culture: Mississippian
Mississippian Grayware - Utilitarian Ware A.D. 1550
This is a good example of a utilitarian pot known as gray ware. Its more of the typical table ware of the age. It is totally solid, no damage, stands 5-1/4" high and is 5-3/4" at its widest point.
 
(Mississippi Co., Ark)    
$195.00   Available

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Pot810 Culture: Mississippian
Mississippian Culture Bottle with Pedestal Base -A.D. 1350
This is one of the most attractive pedestal bottle that I have ran across. It sits upright on a flared base that has 3 decorative holes evenly spaced in the base. The bottle itself is just about as perfect as they come and it has a polish to it's surface. Large size at 9" tall and is 7" at it's widest point. There are some nice firing colors as well.

One out of MANY of this type, that has this base, the 3 holes, a good rim but this one has NO damage or restoration. X-Hodges, x-Jones collections

9 inchs tall  
(Mississippi Co., Arkansas)    
$650.00   Available

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Pot845 Culture: Mississippian
"Jeannie" bottle - Mississipian Culture with Quapaw Traits - A.D 1500
This bottle has a beautiful color. There are red, gray, white, and black. It has heavy mineralization attesting to its authenticity of hundreds of years under ground. Found in 1975 during a land leveling/terracing on a fram in Mississippi County, Missouri. Sits upright very straight. On the base written long ago is "The dogwood site. It has no damage, no restoration, and displays well on all sides
 
(Mississippi Co., Mo)    
$350.00   Available

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