SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 835, Burial A-63
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, miniature
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, 4.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.7 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into 12 sets of rectangular engraved elements (marked by two vertical engraved lines) and single linear excised punctations. These sets are divided by four sets of three vertical engraved lines. The vessel body has six sets of curvilinear and rounded engraved scrolls and hooked arms. These sets are divided by vertical excised brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved-Taylor Engraved
Simms Engraved-Taylor Engraved carinated bowl (No. 835) in Burial A-63 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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