VESSEL NO.: Burial 6, Vessel 39; 2003.08.1833
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip; the lip is notched
CORE COLOR: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.0; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.48
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has two widely-spaced horizontal engraved lines. There are a series of short vertical engraved lines perpendicular to the lower horizontal engraved line (Figure 204).
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Simms Engraved, hubcap variety
Simms Engraved carinated bowl, hubcap variety, Herbert Taft cemetery, Burial 6, Vessel 39.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41UR320, Burial 6, Vessel 39; 2003.08.1833" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Simms Engraved. 91.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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