SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1840, Burial 6, Vessel No. 44
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the neck
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.7; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.23
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four panels with engraved concentric circles and spirals. The central circle in each panel also has a single small central excised dot within it. At the top of the panels is a continuous zone of triangular and horizontal engraved areas filled with excised tool punctates.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved bottle, Burial 6, Vessel No. 44, Patton site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS825, 2003.08.1840, Burial 6, Vessel 44" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Bailey Engraved. 11.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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