SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 121, Burial I-17
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
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: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.6; maximum body diameter is 9.3 cm.
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.8; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.18
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has a continuous meandering engraved scroll with downward-pointing tick marks. To either side of the meandering scroll are three sets of upper and lower horizontal and triangular-shaped scroll fill zones that have cross-hatched areas, negative ovals and small circles, and large circles with a bisecting cross-hatched spur within them.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Hodges Engraved
Hodges Engraved bottle (Vessel No. 121) in Burial I-17 at the Goode Hunt site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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