SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Clements
VESSEL NO.: X2, unknown context
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted-direct rim and rounded lip; lip-notched
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.8 mm; body, 4.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.61
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into four panels with an upper horizontal engraved line and a central horizontal to vertical engraved line; these lines have downward-pointing excised tick marks. The ends of the panels are marked by single vertical engraved lines. Between the panels are vertical zones filled with vertical hatched lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl (Vessel No. X-2) in unknown context at the Clements site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS25, X2, unknown context" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 19.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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