SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-6-625; Burial 7 in Village Plot 2
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.1 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.35
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The upper part of the rim has three closely-spaced horizontal engraved lines above a horizontal plan divided into four sections by two opposed curvilinear zones filled with excised punctations and a single row of vertical excised punctations. Inside the curvilinear zones is a single row of excised tool punctations, and there is another row of excised punctations below the curvilinear zones and immediately above the vessel carination.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Barkman Engraved
Barkman Engraved carinated bowl (6-6-625) in Burial 7 in Village Plot 2 at the Hatchel site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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