SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: R. L. Jowell Farm
VESSEL NO.: 41AN13-8
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Globular bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: N/A
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pink; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.5+ [from the base to the bottom of the rim]
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.8 cm at the widest point on the body
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The small remnant of the rim includes a horizontal engraved line at the carination; the line has upward-pointing excised tick marks. The vessel body has engraved spirals with outward-facing excised tick marks on each spiraling line.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Patton Engraved, var. Freeman
Patton Engraved, var. Freeman globular bowl from the R. L. Jowell site.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.