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Hodges Engraved Bottle / Southeast, Prehistoric Caddo

Essay/Description

Bottle -- Small polished bottle of thin brown ware, decorated with engraved scroll-like designs, etc.

Hodges Engraved pottery type --

Curatorial Remarks

Hodges Engraved (Suhm and Jelks 1962:72-75) polished bottle with out-flaring rim and rounded lip. Spool neck and sub-globular body with engraved waves and punctated circles with cross-hatched background. Rounded circular base. 10YR 4/1 Dark Gray.


Suhm, Dee Ann and Edward B. Jelks, ed. Handbook of Texas Archeology: Type Descriptions. Austin, TX: Texas Archaeological Society, 1962.

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Title(s): 
Hodges Engraved Bottle; Small polished bottle decorated with engraved scroll-like designs
Culture: 
Southeast, Prehistoric Caddo
Date: 
1500-1750 CE
Period: 
Mississippian
Place: 
Lafayette county, Arkansas
Materials/Techniques: 
Clay, grog, engraved, punctated, polished
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
54.961
Previous Number(s): 
V-417
Department: 
On View

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