SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Pot 6
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted and interior beveled rim
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.8 mm, rim; 6.2 mm, body; 6.4 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.97 liters
DECORATION: The inverted rim has nine narrow and oval-shaped engraved panels divided by broad cross-hatched engraved brackets. Each oval panel has a smaller cross-hatched and centrally-placed oval element within it (Figure 44).
TYPE: cf. Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 6, Pot 6.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 6, Pot 6" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 13.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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