SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen
VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-68; Burial AH-6
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip; lip notched
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-red
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.0; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is defined by single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines with either downward- or upward-pointing excised tick marks. On the panel are two concentric circle elements, another with three opposed curvilinear engraved lines, and a fourth element with a central circle, opposed curvilinear lines, and opposed semi-circular engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Patton Engraved, var. unspecified
Patton Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl from the Jim P. Allen site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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