SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.502, Burial 9, Vessel No. 33
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone and organics
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.6; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.45
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The lip of the vessel is notched, and the rim is plain. The upper part of the body has seven discontinuous scrolls with tick marks pointing towards the vessel base.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved, var. Darco
Simms Engraved, var. Darco carinated bowl, Burial 9, Vessel No. 33, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.502, Burial 9, Vessel 33" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 74.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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