SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Keeling
VESSEL NO.: 2003.010.009
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/3); fire clouding on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2) and brown (7.5YR 4/3); fire clouds on the rim; organic residue on the lower body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 17.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.85 liters
DECORATION: The rim has 25 engraved panels defined by vertical dividers or brackets, each with hatched upper and lower triangular corners.
TYPE: Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn (Perttula 2008); this vessel appears to be a trade vessel from the upper Neches River basin
Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn carinated bowl, Keeling site, Vessel .009.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Keeling site, Vessel .009" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 72.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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