SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 820, Burial A-61
VESSEL FORM: Bottle, miniature
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: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.4; maximum body diameter: 7.5 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.3 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of engraved spirals and concentric semi-circles. Above the engraved spirals and below the bottle neck is a zone of excised punctations.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Bailey Engraved
Bailey Engraved bottle, No. 820, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 820, Burial A-61" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Bailey Engraved. 7.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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