Paste/Temper: Pisgah Ware has a fine to coarse sand temper with particles usually about 0.1 to 1.5 mm.
Surface Treatment: Surface treatment includes rectilinear, curvilinear, and check stamped-all applied with a carved wooden paddle, and plain.
Vessel Form: Pisgah vessels are coil constructed with paddle malleation. Globular jars and open bowls are common.
Vessel Diameter: Orifice diameters range from 10 to 40 cm.
Vessel Height: Unknown
Rim Form: Lips are rounded, flattened, or ridged.
Base Form: Rounded to slightly pointed on jars, rounded to slightly flatten on bowls.
Vessel Wall Thickness: Vessel walls range from 4.5 to 8.5 mm thick, with an average of 6.5 mm. Basal sherds are thicker.