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2019

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SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen site

VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-192; Burial AN-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: brown

EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body

WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.1 mm

INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body

EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body

HEIGHT (IN CM): 18.3

ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.9

DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.4 cm at the widest part of the body

BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.5; circular and flat

ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.4

DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is decorated with single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. The panel is divided into nine rectangular sections by a series of excised vertical brackets. The vessel body has vertical and diagonal brushing marks.

PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in engraved lines

TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Poynor Engraved, var. Hood

Poynor Engraved, var. Hood globular bowl from the Jim P. Allen site.

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Keywords

American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology

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