SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Clements
VESSEL NO.: 70, Burial H-11
VESSEL FORM: Olla with a spool neck
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
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: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown to brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 30.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The upper part of the vessel body has three horizontal engraved lines, while the remainder of the vessel body has four meandering and hooked arm scroll elements outlined by a number of cross-hatched zones and curvilinear scroll lines with linear tick marks. The cross-hatched zones have negative circles within them.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Hodges Engraved
Hodges Engraved olla (Vessel No. 70) from Burial H-11 at the Clements site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS25, 70, Burial H-11" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Hodges Engraved. 5.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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