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Chimney Rock National Monument in Archuleta County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Chimney Rock Artifacts

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2020
1. Chimney Rock Artifacts Marker
Inscription.  

[left to right]

This Payan corrugated jar was found here at the Pit House site and was used for storage of corn, beans and wild seeds.

Mancos [and] Payan Corrugated
This style of pottery was often used for cooking. The corrugations helped the user hold the hot pot.

These Arboles bowls (black on white) were found at this Pit House site.

Gallup jar (black on white) found at Great House Pueblo

Feather holders were used to hold prayer feathers.
 
Erected by Chimney Rock Interpretive Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyNative Americans.
 
Location. 37° 10.482′ N, 107° 18.189′ W. Marker is in Chimney Rock National Monument, Colorado, in Archuleta County. Marker is on the Chimney Rock Interpretive Association gift shop's west wall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3179 Colorado Route 151, Pagosa Springs CO 81147, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pit House Site (here, next to this marker); The Great Kiva

Chimney Rock Artifacts Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 15, 2020
2. Chimney Rock Artifacts Marker
(here, next to this marker); Welcome to Chimney Rock National Monument (approx. half a mile away); People and Place (approx. half a mile away).
 
More about this marker. The US Forest Service is in the process of building a new visitor center which should be open for the 2021 visitation season.
 
Also see . . .
1. Chimney Rock National Monument. (Submitted on November 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Chimney Rock Interpretive Association. (Submitted on November 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Chimney Rock National Monument Management Plan (USFS). (Submitted on November 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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