SITE NO.: 41CS26
FEATURE: Burial 6
VESSEL NO.: 2047
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a long, straight neck, a direct rim, and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
WALL THICKNESS: 3.0 mm at the neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT: 15.2 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 3.6 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: 4.9 cm at the bottom of the neck, 8.7 cm on the bottle body
BASE DIAMETER: 4.9 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.3 liters
DECORATION: There are four sets of interlocking curvilinear engraved scrolls or spirals on the vessel body; on the scrolls or spirals are small hatched triangles. The scrolls are set within a panel defined by a horizontal engraved line at the base of the bottle neck and a second horizontal line just above the base. Separating each interlocking scroll or spiral or hatched pendant triangular elements set around small negative ovals; these are attached to the upper and lower horizontal engraved lines encircling the vessel body.
TYPE: Haley Engraved
Haley Engraved bottle from Burial 6 at the Sherwin site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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