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3LA1, V-4043

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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place

ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2039

VESSEL NO.: V-4043

NON-PLASTICS: fine grog

VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels

RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded lip

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

INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.1 mm, rim; 5.4 mm, body

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

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.8+ (missing the base)

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.0

BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/D

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): est. 0.67 liters

DECORATION: The upper rim panel has a line of excised punctations below the lip, followed by a single horizontal engraved line and a second row of punctations. The lower panel has four appliqued nodes evenly spaced around the vessel, and placed just above the carination; there are triangular tick marks along the carination. On either side of each appliqued node are two sets of four diagonal engraved lines pitched in opposite directions. The area of the lower rim panel between each set of node and associated diagonal engraved lines has two diagonal engraved lines with triangular tick marks.

TYPE: Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher

Belcher Engraved, var. Belcher carinated bowl (5425-2039).

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Keywords

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

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