SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 463, Burial A-42
VESSEL FORM: Olla
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 20.9
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 9.7; maximum body diameter: 19.3 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.2 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of engraved concentric circles around a central circle element. Each circle element has a smaller inner engraved circle.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved olla (No. 463) in Burial A-42 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 463, Burial A-42" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 22.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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