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3LA1, V-1986

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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place

CONTEXT INFORMATION: Found in Burial 2, Burial Plot 1, in association with V-1984 and V-1985 (Martin 1939).

ACCESSION NO.: 5425-722

VESSEL NO.: V-1986

NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone

VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels

RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip

CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)

INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark brown

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark brown

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 3.8 mm, rim

INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.9

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.5

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.3

BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.0

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.31 liters

DECORATION: The upper rim panel has a single horizontal engraved line under the lip that also has a row of engraved tick marks; there is a second engraved-ticked line at the junction of the upper and lower rim panels. The lower rim panel has four appliqued nodes with an engraved and ticked semi-circle around the node. Between each node and engraved semi-circle are six or seven regularly-spaced vertical to near vertical engraved lines. A white kaolin clay pigment had been rubbed in the engraved-ticked lines.

TYPE: Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher

Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher carinated bowl (5425-722).

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Keywords

American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology

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