SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial B) in a cemetery excavated by Glenn Martin in 1940. Associated vessels in the grave are V-2092 to V-2094 and V-2096 to V-2097.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2029
VESSEL NO.: V-2095
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a tall rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: strong brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: strong brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 5.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.25 liters
DECORATION: The rim has three rows of diagonal incised lines, with horizontal brushing marks between the incised rows. The body has a central broad trailed circle, repeated four times around the vessel, that encloses a cluster of three appliqued nodes. Each trailed circle and appliqued node cluster is separated from the other by large trailed triangle elements pendant from the rim-body juncture; each of the triangles is filled with circular punctations.
TYPE: Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified jar from the Wm. Handy Place (5425-2029).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-2095" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 10.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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