SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: George T. Wright Collection, Red River County, Texas
VESSEL NO.: GTW-308 [TX 098/1], B. R. R.
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.8 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has four panels comprised of narrow horizontal and vertical zones filled with sets of negative ovals, engraved brackets, and excised spurs.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): cf. Hodges Engraved (see Suhm and Jelks 1962:Plate 37o)
Hodges Engraved bowl, GTW-308.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Red River County, Texas, GTW-308 [TX 098/1]" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Hodges Engraved. 24.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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