FEATURE: 93, 69-72 cm bs
VESSEL NO.: 5
VESSEL FORM: Bowl with seven rim peaks (31.5 mm in width) (Figure 140); interior beveled rim
CORE COLOR: Undetermined
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown (10YR 4/4)
WALL THICKNESS: 3.8 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: fire clouds on base and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed; fire cloud on base
HEIGHT: 5.9 cm; 6.75 cm at the rim peaks
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 13.0 cm; 13.5 cm at the rim peaks, as they are angled outward
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: N/A
BASE DIAMETER: 6.5 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.3 liters
DECORATION: The upper part of the vessel has an engraved motif repeated eight times around the rim, beginning under the rim peaks. Each motif consists of two engraved triangles—one with its apex pointed down and the other with its apex pointing up towards the rim—with hatched corners. The opposed engraved triangles are separated from each other by diagonal hatched ladders or narrow zones.
TYPE: Poynor Engraved, var. F in the upper Neches River basin
Poynor Engraved, var. F bowl in Feature 93 (Vessel 5) at the Lang Pasture site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41AN34, 93, 5" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 36.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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