University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Eric Blinman

Anasazi Pottery

Evolution of a Technology

By: Eric Blinman

Pottery is ubiquitous on Anasazi archaeological sites (Figs. 1 and 2), and it is both one of the aesthetic joys and most powerful tools of the archaeologist. The beauty of Anasazi pottery was one of the primary motivations behind the early archaeological expeditions to the Southwest; the shelves of museums are stocked with exquisite display […]