A Fired Earthen Object Type in Illinois

Andrew L. Mallo

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Abstract

The article offers information on the recovery of two unusual fired earthen objects from separate burned rock during excavations at Hickman #1 at the East Fork of the LaMoine River in Hancock County, Illinois in 2016. The artifacts are made from a fine-grained wind-blown sediment, fire-hardened natural loess which is the parent material for most near surface upland soils located in western Illinois.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14--15
JournalIllinois Antiquity
Volume51
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2016

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