SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-1-20; Burial Plot 2, Burial 20
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim; smoothed on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.2 cm; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel rim has single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines, and the panel between has four elongated rectangular zones filled with cross-hatched lines (Figure 44). The ends of these zones have a single short vertical line that extends to meet the lower horizontal engraved line that encircles the vessel.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Barkman Engraved
Barkman Engraved carinated bowl (6-1-20) in Burial 20 in Burial Plot 2 at the Hatchel site. Photograph courtesy of TARL.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41BW3, 6-1-20" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Barkman Engraved. 5.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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