SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 202, Burial A-15
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
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: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 10.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel is divided into 14 engraved alternate nested triangle elements. Each nested triangle is composed of three sets of triangles, with the centermost triangle having excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. Williams
Ripley Engraved, var. Williams carinated bowl (No. 202) in Burial A-15 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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