VESSEL NO.: 3-30-85
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 16.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 25.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.5; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The distinctive short rim panel has a series of three upper and lower horizontal scroll lines that are divided by cross-hatched brackets.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved carinated bowl.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Arms Creek, 3-30-85" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 86.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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