SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a plowed out grave, 1934, along with V-1122 through V-1136 and V-159 to V-162.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-743
VESSEL NO.: V-1129
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded and exterior folded lip; the lip has a sprocket mode (cf. Miller 1986) and is also notched
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.8 mm, rim; 4.8 mm, body; 4.3 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body; burnished on the lip itself
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 18.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.64 liters
DECORATION: The lower part of the rim has an engraved panel filled with a negative scroll repeated four times around the vessel. The negative scrolls are outlined by upper and lower cross-hatched engraved fill or background. Each scroll is divided from the other by sets of vertical excised brackets.
TYPE: Friendship Engraved
Friendship Engraved carinated bowl (5425-743) from the Battle site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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