SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 108, Burial I-16
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim; organic residue on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body; organic residue on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 22.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 22.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.8
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into four horizontal panels by sets of three vertical engraved lines and upper and lower horizontal engraved lines. Within the panels are single diagonal and curvilinear engraved scroll lines. On either side of the scrolls are single upper and lower curvilinear line elements, and there are single upper and lower excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl (Vessel No. 108) in Burial I-16 at the Clements site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS23, 108, Burial I-16" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 30.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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