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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Geo. W. Sentell Place, 1909

CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave, 1909

ACCESSION NO.: 5425-482

VESSEL NO.: V-55

NON-PLASTICS: grog

VESSEL FORM: Bottle with four body peaks and a straight neck

RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a flat lip

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

INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark gray

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.0 mm, rim

INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the upper neck

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the neck and body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.1

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.6

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.8; 10.8 cm wide at its widest point on the body

BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.47 liters

DECORATION: The top and base of the bottle neck are decorated with horizontal engraved bands filled with vertical engraved lines. Each of the four body peaks on this bottle have sets of engraved circles: three have crossed lines at the center, while the fourth has engraved spurs along one side of the central or inner engraved circle. The engraved peaks are divided by sets of vertical and curvilinear engraved lines that extend from the top of the body to near the base, and the central lines have excised spur elements

TYPE: possible Belcher Engraved, var. unspecified

Possible Belcher Engraved bottle (5425-482).

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Keywords

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

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