SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 1) in a cemetery excavated by Robert Shelton in 1940. Associated vessels include V-2030 to V-2036 and V-2038 to V-2039.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2048
VESSEL NO.: V-2037
VESSEL FORM: Miniature jar with a tall rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded and exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.29 liters
DECORATION: The rim has two rows of short diagonal incised lines. The body has sets of incised semi-circles repeated three times around the vessel.
TYPE: Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified jar (5425-2048) from the Wm. Handy Place.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-2037" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 14.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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