SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Clements
VESSEL NO.: 104, Burial H-15
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 grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 3.9 mm; body, 6.2 mm; base, 7.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.6; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into four horizontal panels with a single diagonal engraved line and upward-pointing excised tick marks. Between the panels are four vertical engraved panels that each have a single central excised circular punctation.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved, var. Darco
Simms Engraved, var. Darco carinated bowl (Vessel No. 104) in Burial H-15 at the Clements site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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