SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Goode Hunt
VESSEL NO.: 43, Burial I-5; found inside the vessel were a mussel shell valve with glauconite clay pigment and a deer mandible fragment
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.7; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.50
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has upper and lower horizontal engraved lines and four panels divided by single vertical engraved lines that end in upper and lower triangle elements. Within the panels are 1-2 curvilinear engraved lines at either end, along with a horizontal scroll with curvilinear end elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl (Vessel No. 43) in Burial I-5 at the Goode Hunt site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CS23, 43, Burial I-5" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 39.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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