SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Wm. Handy Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave (Burial C) in a cemetery excavated in 1940 by Glenn Martin. Associated vessels in the grave are V-2098, V-2099, and V-2101.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-680
VESSEL NO.: V-2100
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short (10 mm) rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim with a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: strong brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: strong brown, with fire clouding
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.3 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.51 liters
DECORATION: The rim is plain, except for a horizontal row of tool punctates at the rim-body juncture. The body has vertical brushed-incised lines that end well above the vessel base.
TYPE: Karnack Brushed-Incised, var. Karnack
Karnack Brushed-Incised, var. Karnack jar (5425-680).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-2100" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Karnack Brushed-Incised. 38.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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