SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: R. L. Jowell Farm
VESSEL NO.: 41AN13-13
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Small Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-yellow; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.12
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): There is a single horizontal engraved line below the vessel lip; it has downward-pointing excised tick marks. On the vessel body is a circular engraved element (with two circular lines) with outward-pointing tick marks on the outer circle. This element is repeated five times around the vessel.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Patton Engraved, var. unspecified
Patton Engraved, var. unspecified bowl from the R. L. Jowell site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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