SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Geo. W. Sentell
CONTEXT INFORMATION: From a grave, 1909
ACCESSION NO.: 5425-3623
VESSEL NO.: V-179
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim with a rounded and exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.7 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on rim and body; fire clouds on body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A, rounded base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.87 liters
DECORATION: Interlocking horizontal engraved scroll motif repeated twice on the vessel rim; the motifs are separated by two curved cross-hatched engraved brackets, and the space between the bracket dividers is filled with punctations. The interlocking scroll is set in an oval surrounded by a punctated zone. Within the oval is a broad horizontal scroll of cross-hatched engraved lines, with two attached sets of curved brackets that either extend to the carination or the upper part of the rim.
TYPE: Handy Engraved
Handy Engraved carinated bowl (5425-3623).
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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