SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a plowed out grave, 1934, along with V-1122 through V-1136 and V-159 to V-162.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-736
VESSEL NO.: V-1131
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite/ferruginous sandstone
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a flattened lip with two thickened flanges
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.6 mm, rim; 5.5 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed; red slip
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished; red slip
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A, rounded base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.65 liters
DECORATION: The thickened lip flanges have excised teardrop-shaped elements. The rim itself has three horizontal engraved lines that dip below the thickened flange portions of the lip.
TYPE: Bowie Engraved
Bowie Engraved bowl (5425-736): a, photograph; b, drawing by Bobby Gonzalez.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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