SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: T. M. Sanders
VESSEL NO.: 360, Burial B-9
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 19.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 10.2, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has 15 sets of engraved triangles with their apexes pointing towards the carination. Each of the engraved triangles is filled with five horizontal engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Sanders Engraved
Sanders Engraved carinated bowl in Burial B-9 at the T. M. Sanders site (41LR2).
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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