SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 759, Burial A-58
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red; fire clouds on the rim and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The interior and exterior vessel surfaces have a red slip. The rim panel has four sets of horizontal-vertical engraved scrolls divided by vertical columns with the SZ element. Extending out horizontally from the top and bottom of the SZ column are single horizontal engraved lines that end in open triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl (No. 759) in Burial A-58 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 759, Burial A-58" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 195.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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