SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: R. L. Jowell Farm
VESSEL NO.: 41AN13-X1
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brownish-gray; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very pale brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm; body, 6.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 23.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 29.5 cm at the widest part of the body
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.0; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is defined by single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines; the upper line has downward-pointing tick marks. On the panel are four sets of closely-spaced upper and lower vertical to curvilinear engraved lines, the outer line of which has outward-pointing tick marks. These sets of vertical to curvilinear engraved lines are divided by open engraved brackets with inward-pointing tick marks on both sides of the bracket. The vessel body has horizontal and diagonal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Patton Engraved, var. Patton
Patton Engraved, var. Patton bowl from the R. L. Jowell Farm.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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