VESSEL NO.: 2
VESSEL FORM: Globular carinated bowl with broad rim panel; everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark gray (10YR 4/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
WALL THICKNESS: 3.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on rim; fire cloud on base
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed; fire clouds on the body and base
HEIGHT: 5.7 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 8.4 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: 7.6 cm under the lip; 8.9 cm at the carination
BASE DIAMETER: 7.4 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.3 liters
DECORATION: Seven panels with hatched semi-circular engraved elements; alternate semi-circles panels have a smaller but unhatched semi-circle as part of the motif. Each of the panels are divided by three vertical engraved lines, except in one instance where there is a single vertical line and a horizontal hatched ladder. Poynor Engraved, var. K in the upper Neches River basin sites is comparable to this example from the Lang Pasture site.
TYPE: Poynor Engraved, local variety 4 (Perttula 2011:Figure 6-29d).
Poynor Engraved carinated bowl, local variety 4, from Feature 93 (Vessel 2) at the Lang Pasture site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41AN34, 93, 2" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 38.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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