SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 32, Burial I-4
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray to black; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 3.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 2.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 2.7; maximum body diameter of 7.5 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.1; circular and concave
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): There are two horizontal engraved lines at the top of the vessel body, along with a meandering scroll marked by a central scroll line. On either side of the meandering scroll line are three sets of upper and lower cross-hatched zones that end in hooked arms. The upper cross-hatched zones each have a single negative circle, while the lower cross-hatched zones have a single negative semi-circle.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Hodges Engraved
Hodges Engraved bottle (Vessel No. 35) from Burial I-4 at the Goode Hunt site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS23, 35, Burial I-4" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Hodges Engraved. 10.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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