SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Clements
VESSEL NO.: 95, Burial H-14
VESSEL FORM: Deep Bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and shell
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.7; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel has a red slip on both interior and exterior surfaces. It is decorated with a series of five upper and lower curvilinear zones with hooked arm elements. The engraved zones each have a negative circle outlined by cross-hatched engraved lines that fill the zones.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Hodges Engraved
Hodges Engraved deep bowl (Vessel No. 95) in Burial H-14 at the Clements site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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