SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: Excavated from a plowed-out grave found by Dan Jenkins. This vessel is associated with V-1962.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-652
VESSEL NO.: V-1963
NON-PLASTICS: fine grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, thickened, and flanged lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a low oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.2 mm, rim; 7.0 mm. body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.49 liters
DECORATION: Three horizontal engraved lines on the rim; the horizontal lines dip below the thickened and flanged part of the lip. On the lip itself are two excised teardrop-shaped areas.
TYPE: Bowie Engraved
Bowie Engraved bowl (5425-652).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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