VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.789, Burial 3
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, globular
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on the rim, otherwise smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.2; circular and flat base
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.98
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into seven horizontal panels by sets of narrow vertical columns. These columns are filled with sets of chevron-shaped engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn (Perttula 2011:Figure 6-64a-b’)
Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn globular carinated bowl, Burial 3 at the Mud Creek site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Mud Creek, 2003.08.789, Burial 3" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 71.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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