SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 590, Burial A-46
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown with fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown with fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.5 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has eight sets of slanted and vertical (three lines per set) scroll elements with upper and lower triangular scroll fill zones. The triangular scroll fill zones have embedded circle elements with a small central excised dot.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl (No. 590) in Burial A-46 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 590, Burial A-46" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 216.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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