SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a plowed out grave, 1934, along with V-1122 through V-1136 and V-159 to V-162.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-735
VESSEL NO.: V-1126
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl or high rimmed shouldered bowl with two rim panels and with two opposed strap handles
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim with a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.9 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.59 liters
DECORATION: The lip has regular notching, and the upper rim panel has three horizontal engraved lines; there is a single row of tool punctates between two of the engraved lines. The bottom panel has a series of 10 concentric semi-circles (as seen on Avery Engraved, var. Bradshaw vessels at the Cedar Grove site, see Schambach and Miller 1984:119 and Figure 11-42a), only one of which has a hatched fill element. There is also a row of tool punctations at the vessel carination.
The strap handles have rows of tool punctations around a central appliqued node.
TYPE: cf. Avery Engraved, var. Bradshaw
Avery Engraved, var. Bradshaw carinated bowl (5425-735).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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