SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Jim P. Allen
VESSEL NO.: 41CE12-173; Burial AH-13
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite; fine sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Carinated Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 10.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel lip is lip notched. The rim panel has single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. The panel is divided into seven sections by a series of vertical excised lines. The vessel body has horizontal brushing marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn
Poynor Engraved, var. Blackburn carinated bowl from the Jim P. Allen site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CE12-173, Burial AH-13" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Poynor Engraved. 8.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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