SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 37
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 4/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark brown (7.5YR 2.5/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.0 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4 liters
DECORATION: The rim has a continuous engraved meandering scroll that is repeated four times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are filled with short curvilinear engraved lines and/or excised triangular areas. A red clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: cf. Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 37" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 110.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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