SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.501, Burial 3, Vessel 7
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
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: dark reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 24.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.1; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has elongated oval engraved panels with upper, side, and lower rows of triangular tick marks. The engraved panels are divided by brackets that are either hatched (n=1) or cross-hatched (n=3).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 3, Vessel No. 7, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.501, Burial 3, Vessel 7" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 75.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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