SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Susie Slade
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.241, Burial 2
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
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: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 22.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 23.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.4; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.9
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has an engraved oval panel repeated four times around the vessel, and there are tick marks on the upper, lower, and side portions of each panel. The panels are divided by hatched brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 2, Susie Slade site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS13, 2003.08.241, Burial 2" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 79.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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