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3LA48, V-291

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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lester Bros. Place

CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a Caddo cemetery, 1928.

ACCESSION NO.: 5425-964

VESSEL NO.: V-291

NON-PLASTICS: fine grog

VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels

RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip

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

INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.9 mm, rim

INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the rim

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.5

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.4

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 17.8

BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A, rounded base

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.79 liters

DECORATION: The upper rim panel is undecorated. The lower panel has a motif repeated four times that consists of a single short horizontal engraved line with single rows of excised punctations (six or seven per row) above and below the engraved line, as well as small upper and lower triangular hatched zones pendant from the top and bottom of the rim panel. The four sets of the motif are divided by broad cross-hatched engraved brackets with triangular tick marks.

TYPE: Belcher Engraved, var. unspecified

Belcher Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl (5425-964).

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Keywords

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

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