VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Vessel 41; 2003.08.370
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and possible leached shell
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl, hubcap variety
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a flat lip; notched 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, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.0; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.79
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The narrow and flat part of the rim is engraved with four sets of vertical engraved lines. Between each of the sets on the lower part of the rim are a continuous series of tick marks.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved
Simms Engraved, hubcap variety, Herbert Taft cemetery, Burial 6, Vessel 41.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR320, Burial 6, Vessel 41; 2003.08.370" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 90.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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