SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER:
VESSEL NO.: G-1/41AN21-9
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog-hematite and a fine sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 3.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has two horizontal engraved lines that encircle the vessel, and these lines have upwards- and downwards-pointing excised tick marks. The vessel body has an engraved concentric circle motif repeated four times around the vessel.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Poynor Engraved, var. Freeman
Poynor Engraved, var. Freeman bowl from the Mrs. Emma Owens site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "G-1/41AN21-9" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 31.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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