SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Pierce Freeman
VESSEL NO.: 41AN34-22; Burial D-3
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Carinated Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 17.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.6; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): the rim panel is defined by single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. On the panel itself are a series of three sets of opposed curvilinear engraved lines. These sets are divided by sets of two closely-spaced curvilinear arcing engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Poynor Engraved, var. Cook
Poynor Engraved, var. Cook carinated bowl from the Pierce Freeman site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41AN34 - 22, Burial D-3" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 20.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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