SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 231, Burial A-19
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 23.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 23.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is divided into six sections by vertical excised zones or brackets. Within the sections are upper and lower excised pendant triangles and a curvilinear engraved scroll.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney-Enis Smith
Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney-Enis Smith carinated bowl (No. 231) in Burial A-19 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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