SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1002, Burial 1, Vessel No. 5
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: polished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.74
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has four engraved panels with negative scrolls defined by upper and lower cross-hatched zones. The panels also contain cross-hatched columns. One to three vertical engraved lines divide the panels.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 1, Vessel No. 5, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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