SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 58
NON-PLASTICS: none apparent
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.3 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 10.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 19.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.9
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.2 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has six sets of engraved rectangles around the vessel, the rectangles being defined by closely-spaced and short vertical engraved lines (between 4-7 lines). The area within the engraved rectangle also has downward-pointing triangular tick marks. The lip also has regular notching marks on it.
TYPE: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 58" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 122.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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