SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Geo. W. Sentell Place
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave in a Caddo cemetery, 1909
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-3622
VESSEL NO.: V-299
NON-PLASTICS: fine grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with two rim panels
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim with a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 12.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.3 at the carination
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A, rounded base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.65
DECORATION: The upper panel of the vessel is undecorated. The lower panel has 12 sets of concentric semi-circles (defined by three semi-circles) set off from one another by a cross-hatched engraved background (El Dorado 2 pattern, except on the lower rim) (see Schambach and Miller 1984:Figure 11-6).
TYPE: cf. Avery Engraved, var. Graves
Avery Engraved, var. Graves carinated bowl (5425-3622).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "3LA38, V-299" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Avery Engraved. 11.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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