SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 44, Burial I-5
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 20.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 21.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.1; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim of the vessel is divided into four engraved panels by open brackets; the upper and lower portions of the panel are marked by single horizontal engraved lines. Within the panels are two horizontal lines that end with curvilinear or vertical elements that reach to either the upper or lower horizontal engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white clay pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl (Vessel No. 44) in Burial I-5 at the Goode Hunt site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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