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3LA1, V-2046

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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place

CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a burial (Burial 3) in a cemetery excavated by Robert Shelton in 1940. Associated vessels in the grave are V-2045, V-2047, and V-2048.

ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2130

VESSEL NO.: V-2046

NON-PLASTICS: grog

VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels and four rim peaks (each 15 mm wide)

RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded lip

CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)

INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: strong brown

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.7 mm, rim

INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and the body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.0

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.5

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

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.50 liters

DECORATION: The upper rim panel is plain. The lower rim panel is divided into four rectangular panels by four sets of eight or nine closely-spaced vertical engraved lines; these vertical engraved lines are set underneath each of the rim peaks. Each rectangular panel has a single horizontal engraved line in it, with rows of excised punctations (two panels have two sets of seven excised punctations and the other two panels have sets of six excised punctations) both above and below the horizontal line.

TYPE: Belcher Engraved, var. unspecified

Belcher Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl (5425-2130).

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Keywords

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

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