SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 1) in Burial Plot 2 (Martin 1939). Associated vessels in this grave include V-1987 to V-1990 and V-1992 to V-1994.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-640
VESSEL NO.: V-1991
VESSEL FORM: Jar
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown, with dark gray fire clouds on the rim and the upper body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.0 mm, rim; 5.2 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.49 liters
DECORATION: There are single rows of punctations on this jar, one below the lip and the second immediately below the rim-body juncture. The body has four panels with incised concentric circles and hatched lines, with the central element in the body decoration being an appliqued node. Only one of the concentric incised circle panels is set apart from the others by a series of five vertical incised lines.
TYPE: Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified
Foster Trailed-Incised, var. unspecified jar (5425-640).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-1991" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Foster Trailed-Incised. 8.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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