SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.311, Burial 7, Vessel No. 47
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.6; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four panels filled with concentric engraved arcs, 11 arcing lines in each panel. The panels are divided by upper and lower triangle elements, and there are triangular areas and bands filled with small excised punctations below the bottle neck.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved bottle, Burial 7, Vessel No. 47, Patton site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS825, 2003.08.311, Burial 7, Vessel 47" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Bailey Engraved. 16.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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