SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 14, Burial I-2
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.4; maximum body diameter of 9.5 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.0; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.24
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel engraved has an engraved meandering scroll line between four upper and lower sets of cross-hatched hooked arm elements. The upper hooked arm element has four sets of negative triangles while the lower hooked arm element is bifurcated into two curvilinear cross-hatched zones.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Hodges Engraved
Hodges Engraved bottle (Vessel No. 14) from Burial I-2 at the Goode Hunt site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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