SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.874, Burial 8, Vessel No. 29
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone and grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.3; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim of the vessel is plain, except for a single horizontal engraved line at the carination. There are a continuous series of short vertical engraved lines pendant from this carination line (see also Jones 1968:Plate 25e).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved, var. Darco
Simms Engraved, var. Darco carinated bowl, Burial 8, Vessel No. 29, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.874, Burial 8, Vessel 29" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 70.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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