SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-3-195; 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: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.4 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.92
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into two horizontal panels by widely-spaced horizontal trailed lines. The panels are filled with closely-spaced diagonal incised lines pitched in opposite directions. The vessel mid-body has four widely-spaced appliqued nodes; the nodes are 14 mm in diameter.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL:
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified jar (6-3-195) in Burial 2 in Zone F of the platform mound at the Hatchel site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41BW3, 6-3-195" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 2.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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