SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 3) in Burial Plot 2 (Martin 1939). Associated vessels include V-1999 to V-2003 and V-2004 ½.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-2438
VESSEL NO.: V-2004
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
RIM AND LIP FORM: N/A (95% of neck is missing)
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.3 mm, neck; 4.7 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.8 (bottle body height)
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.8; 9.5 cm wide at the widest part of the vessel body
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.16 liters
DECORATION: The body is divided into three rectangular engraved panels by fine vertical engraved lines with spurs. Within the panel is a single set of engraved and ticked concentric circles, and the outer concentric circle is attached to horizontal and diagonal engraved lines and narrow hatched bands. There is a similar set of vertical engraved lines and narrow hatched bands on the bottom half of each panel.
TYPE: cf. Haley Engraved
Haley Engraved bottle (5425-2438).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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