SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. C. Slider
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.86, Burial 2, Vessel 6
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog, bone, and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with six lip lugs
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown to yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.3; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.88
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has seven sets of engraved nested triangles around the vessel. Each of the nested triangles has either sets of curvilinear lines, hatched areas, or cross-hatched ovals in either two or three corners.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Poynor Engraved, Var. A (Perttula 2011:Figure 6-65)
Poynor Engraved, Var. A carinated bowl, Burial 2, Vessel 6.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "H.C. Slider Site, 2003.08.86, Burial 2, Vessel 6" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 68.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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