SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: Extra-32
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: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base; organic remains on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.9 mm; body, 6.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 22.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 22.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into four sections by vertical excised columns with triangular ends (n=2) or excised brackets with negative SZ elements (n=2). Between these dividers are four upper or lower nested engraved triangles with spurs and nested oval elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Williams
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Williams carinated bowl (Extra-32) from the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, Extra-32" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 189.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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