SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 1) in Burial Plot 3 (Martin 1939). Associated with V-2008 to V-2013.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-732
VESSEL NO.: V-2007
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a low oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.45 liters
DECORATION: The upper rim panel is plain, while the lower rim panel is delimited by upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has four appliqued nodes, in sets of two on opposing sides of the vessel and just above the vessel carination. There are a series of engraved pendant triangles on the upper part of the lower panel, one of which separates the sets of two appliqued nodes, as well as engraved semi-circles.
TYPE: Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher
Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher carinated bowl (5425-732) from the Battle site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-2007" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Belcher Engraved. 14.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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