SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 774, Burial A-59
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): the upper rim panel has upper and lower sets of horizontal interlocking scrolls with horizontal and rounded scroll lines and excised bracket elements. The lower and narrower panel has sets of negative ovals defined by vertical excised brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims
Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims compound bowl (No. 774) in Burial A-59 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 774, Burial A-59" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 194.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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