SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.627, Burial 5, Vessel No. 5
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 24.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.8; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has four elongated oval engraved panels with upper and lower rows of small excised pendant triangles as well as excised tick marks on the sides of the panels. The panels are divided by hatched engraved brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 5, Vessel No. 5, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.627, Burial 5, Vessel 5" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 71.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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