SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Battle Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: Excavated in 1927 by Dan Jenkins.
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-690
VESSEL NO.: V-331
VESSEL FORM: Jar with a short (10 mm) rim
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in a high oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very pale brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and upper body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the base
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.71 liters
DECORATION: The rim has several rows of tool punctations. The vessel body is divided into five vertical panels by flattened vertical rows of appliqued nodes. Within each panel are triangular opposed brushed areas.
TYPE: Pease Brushed-Incised
Pease Brushed-Incised jar (5425-690).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA1, V-331" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Pease Brushed-Incised. 45.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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