SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Richard Patton (41AN26)
VESSEL NO.: 2, GP 41057, TARL 2017.0131
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite temper
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.5
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 21.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The upper and lower portions of the carinated rim panel have a single horizontal engraved line with excised tick marks. Between these horizontal lines are three sets of five opposed curvilinear engraved lines with outward-pointing excised tick marks. The centermost curvilinear engraved line is not divided into two opposed sections. The vessel body has horizontal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Patton Engraved, var. Patton (Perttula 2011)
Patton Engraved, var. Patton carinated bowl from the Richard Patton site (41AN26).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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