SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 663, Burial A-50
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, miniature
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded 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, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.5
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 engraved interlocking open triangles or diamonds repeated 12 times around the vessel. Neither the triangles or diamonds have central inner elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified miniature carinated bowl, No. 663, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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