SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 39
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/2); fire clouding
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (7.5YR 4/2); fire clouding
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.16 liters
DECORATION: The vessel, including the base, has five (four sets on the body) sets of engraved spirals that end in hooked arms. Each set of hooked arm spirals is divided by two or three closely-spaced vertical engraved line. A red clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 39" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 109.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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