Journal of Northeast Texas Archeology
Renewed archaeological investigations in 2016 by the Texas Historical Commission at the early 19th century Caddo site 41MR211 recovered a small number of ancestral Caddo ceramic vessel sherds from a variety of contexts in Locus 3 (Table 1), which is located just east of the main 1999 excavation block (Figure 1). The sherds are from grog-tempered (70 percent) and shell-tempered (30 percent) vessels. In the larger vessel sherd assemblage (n=368) reported by Parsons et al. (2002a, 2002b) from 41MR211, 36.8 percent of the sherds are from shell-tempered vessels and 59.4 percent are from vessels made with grog temper.
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Perttula, Timothy K.
"Ancestral Caddo Ceramic Sherds from 2016 Investigations at 41MR211, Marion County, Texas,"
Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State: Vol. 2017,
Article 22. https://doi.org/10.21112/ita.2017.1.22
Available at: https://scholarworks.sfasu.edu/ita/vol2017/iss1/22
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