VESSEL NO.: 129, George T. Wright Collection
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, hubcap form
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: shell
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 4.3 mm; body, 3.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.4 cm, circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.7
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has a single horizontal engraved line with vertical column elements or oval-shaped elements that divide discontinuous curvilinear scroll lines with downward pointing tick marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Simms Engraved, var. Darco
Decorative elements on Simms Engraved, var. Darco carinated bowl from the Sam Kaufman site (41RR16).
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41RR16, 129, George T. Wright Collection" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 89.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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