SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave, 1928.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-694
VESSEL NO.: V-115
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar with two strap handles
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-yellow
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pink
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.14 liters
DECORATION: The rim has horizontal brushing, and the lip is notched. Both strap handles have seven or eight vertical rows of tool punctations.
The vessel body has an appliqued-brushed motif that is repeated four times around the vessel. The motif includes four increasingly larger triangular appliqued ridges, with a large appliqued circle at the apex of the smallest appliqued triangle. The appliqued triangles alternate in orientation, with their apex either pointing towards the rim or towards the vessel base. The area between the appliqued triangles is filled with diagonal brushing marks.
TYPE: cf. Haley Complicated Incised
Haley Complicated Incised jar (5425-694).
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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