SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial 1) in Burial Plot 2 (Martin 1939). Associated vessels in the grave include V-1987 to V-1992 and V-1994.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-636
VESSEL NO.: V-1993
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded and exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the body and rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the body and rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 12.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.38 liters
DECORATION: The rim has a horizontal interlocking scroll motif repeated twice around the vessel; the motif is delimited by upper and lower horizontal engraved lines with small triangular tick marks. The interlocking scroll consists of a single central horizontal line (also with tick marks) with two sets of upper and lower engraved brackets that reach either the upper or lower rim/carination engraved lines. The interlocking scrolls are divided by a zone with two engraved brackets at either end, a central ticked curvilinear engraved line, and single vertical engraved lines on either side of the central ticked line.
TYPE: Handy Engraved
Handy Engraved carinated bowl (5425-636): a, photograph; b, drawing by Bobby Gonzalez.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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