SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 35, Pot 5
NON-PLASTICS: grog; sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Bowl; small canoe-shaped form (14.4 x 8.4 cm in maximum length and width)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: pale brown (10YR 6/3); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.9 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.4-14.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.0-10.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.23 liters
DECORATION: The vessel has four engraved panels (one on each side of the vessel, as well as at the prow and bow). The panels on the sides of the vessel have two opposed and connected cross-hatched hooked arm scrolls and single hooked engraved lines between them. The other panels consist of broad cross-hatched engraved brackets.
TYPE: cf. Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved canoe-shaped bowl, Burial 35, Pot 5.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 35, Pot 5" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 13.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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