VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.19, Burial 4
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Globular four-sided carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.89
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into eight oval-shaped panels by a series of hatched engraved brackets or panel dividers. The top and bottom of the rim panel is defined by single horizontal engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Poynor Engraved, var. Hood (Perttula 2011).
Poynor Engraved, var. Hood carinated bowl, Burial 4, Mud Creek site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Mud Creek, 2003.08.19, Burial 4" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 69.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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