SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Susie Slade
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.503, Burial 1
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.3; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.46
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The lip of the vessel is notched, and the upper rim panel is plain. The lower rim panel has a single horizontal engraved line and four discontinuous scrolls with tick marks pointing towards the vessel base, as well as small excised dashes separate from the scrolls. The scrolls are divided by sets of two vertical engraved lines see also Jones 1968:Plate 20c).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved, var. Darco
Simms Engraved, var. Darco compound bowl, Burial 1, Susie Slade site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS13, 2003.08.503, Burial 1" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 78.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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