SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 683, Burial A-53
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 body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.3
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 are red-slipped. The rim panel has four sets of engraved interlocking horizontal scrolls divided by vertical engraved lines with upper and lower open pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims
Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims carinated bowl, No. 683, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 683, Burial A-53" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 206.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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