SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a plowed-out grave excavated by Dan Jenkins in 1939. Associated with vessels V-1964 to 1969.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-653
VESSEL NO.: V-1966
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded and exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a low oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 3.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the lower body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.86 liters
DECORATION: The rim has two horizontal trailed lines, and five rows of alternate pitched diagonal slashed incised lines. The body has six sets of two stacked and trailed scrolls, each filled with brushing marks. The sets of trailed scrolls hook around each other.
TYPE: Foster Trailed-Incised or Mound Tract Incised and Brushed
Foster Trailed-Incised or Mound Tract Incised and Brushed jar (5425-653).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-1966" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 7.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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