SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 361, Burial A-32
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl with four lip tabs
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.9
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The upper rim panel has two widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower rim panel has a series of four appliqued nodes and excised triangle elements that are divided by a series of short diagonal engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Belcher Engraved
Belcher Engraved compound bowl (No. 361) from Burial A-32 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 361, Burial A-32" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Belcher Engraved. 7.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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