SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 1) excavated by Robert Shelton in 1940. Associated vessels include V-2030 to V-2032 and V-2034 to V-2039.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2031A
VESSEL NO.: V-2033
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim with a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment, but cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.5 mm, rim; 4.9 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.4, rounded base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.09 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has a continuous scroll motif repeated four times, ending in excised brackets and a series of curvilinear engraved lines or negative S-shaped dividers. The scroll filler background consists of a series of small excised brackets and small excised triangles.
TYPE: Glassell Engraved, var. Atkins
Glassell Engraved, var. Atkins carinated bowl (5425-2031A).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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