SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hatchel (41BW3)
VESSEL NO.: 6-3-191, Feature 14 in Zone E in the platform mound
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted-direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray; fire clouds on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.8 cm; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.95
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has four engraved panels divided by sets of four vertical to near-vertical engraved lines. Each panel has a single horizontal row of excised punctations.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl (6-3-191) from Feature 14 in Zone E of the platform mound at the Hatchel site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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