SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: R. L. Jowell Farm
VESSEL NO.: 41AN13-2
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.4 mm; body, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.7; circular-flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines with upper linear tick marks and lower excised tick marks, and the panel is divided into four parts by sets of two curvilinear engraved lines with outward-pointing tick marks on the outer curvilinear line. Each of the four parts have upper and lower sets of five enclosed curvilinear hooked arm elements, and the outer line of the set has outward-pointing tick marks. The vessel body is covered with horizontal brushed marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Patton Engraved, var. Patton
Patton Engraved, var. Patton carinated bowl from the R. L. Jowell Farm.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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