SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 620, Burial A-48
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with upper and lower rim panels
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct 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 and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.0 cm, circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim’s upper panel has two widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. The lower panel has seven sets of four vertical engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Belcher Engraved, var. Owen (Schambach and Miller 1984:120)
Belcher Engraved, var. Owen carinated bowl, No. 620, H. R. Taylor site.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 620, Burial A-48" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Belcher Engraved. 9.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.