SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 751, Burial A-57
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, miniature
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: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 3.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has a series of four upper and lower horizontal and vertical engraved scrolls. One set of scrolls begins under the vessel lip and has rounded corners, while the other set begins and ends at open triangle elements; at the mid-section of these scrolls is a rectilinear vertical column with a hatched horizontal engraved line.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Pilgrims or var. Tiddle
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Pilgrims or var. Tiddle carinated bowl (No. 751) in Burial A-57 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 751, Burial A-57" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 197.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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