SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-3-190, Burial 1 in Zone E in the platform mound
VESSEL FORM: Jar
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 3.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 2.0 cm; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.53
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): This vessel is decorated with trailed lines on the rim, body, and base. The rim of the vessel has a set of three closely-spaced continuous meandering scroll elements at the mid-rim, with upper and lower sets of opposed and diagonal opposed trailed lines. The vessel body has four concentric trailed circles divided by diagonal and triangular-shaped areas filled with trailed lines. The vessel is also lip notched.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Keno Trailed
Keno Trailed jar (6-3-190) in Burial 1 in Zone E in the platform mound at the Hatchel site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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