SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 838, Burial A-63
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.7 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of concentric engraved arcs (four arcs per set) that are divided by engraved upper and lower triangle elements. The zone above each of the concentric arcs is filled with rows of excised punctations.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved bottle, No. 838, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 838, Burial A-63" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Bailey Engraved. 6.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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