SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-3-196; Burial 2 in Zone F in the platform mound
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.8
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.0 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into three horizontal panels by trailed lines; the panels are filled with diagonal incised lines pitched in the same direction. The vessel body has four repeated concentric trailed circles around small appliqued nodes. Dividing the concentric circles are upper and/or lower sets of diagonal and curvilinear lines forming triangular areas.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Foster Trailed-Incised, var. Red Lake.
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. Red Lake jar (6-3-196) in Burial 2 in Zone F in the platform mound at the Hatchel site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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