Identifying Ceramics at the Dill Sanctuary March 24

On Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 1:00 pm, The Charleston Museum is offering the program “Identifying Ceramics at the Dill Sanctuary.”

unnamed (2)Join Museum Archaeologist Ron Anthony at the Dill Sanctuary on James Island for a lesson in how to identify various colonial and antebellum ceramics commonly recovered through archaeology in this region. From enslaved people to artisans to planters, European and European-American ceramics served a vital role in everyday life from the 16th through 19th centuries. In this program, participants will learn to distinguish between earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain, as well as several varieties within each type. Join us for this exclusive experience at the Dill Sanctuary!

No pets, please, as the area is a designated wildlife sanctuary.

Spaces are limited and reservations are required. $20 for Members, $35 for Non-members.

Register online or call 843-722-2996, ext. 235.

-Submitted by The Charleston Museum

(Photo Credit: The Charleston Museum)

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