SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen
VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-191; Burial AH-17
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Globular Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.9 cm at the widest point on the body
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.4; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is decorated with single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. The engraved lines have either downward- or upward-pointing excised tick marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Patton Engraved, var. unspecified
Patton Engraved, var. unspecified globular bowl from the Jim P. Allen site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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