SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-3-206; Zone K in the platform mound
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.9 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.77
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is decorated with three horizontal incised lines as well as a slanting incised lines (slanting scroll line) around an incised circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The incised circle element is filled with rows of tool punctations. Above and below the slanting scroll lines are pendant triangle elements filled with diagonal and curvilinear incised lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Crockett Curvilinear Incised
Crockett Curvilinear Incised (6-3-206) carinated bowl in Zone K in the platform mound at the Hatchel site: photograph, courtesy of TARL.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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