SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 606, Burial A-47
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck (Figure 279)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct 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: dark reddish-brown with fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 7.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.7; maximum body diameter: 11.4 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.7 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.4
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of concentric circular engraved lines that begin with a hooked arm element (Figure 279). Each set of concentric circular engraved lines is set apart from the other by upper and lower open pendant triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved bottle (No. 606) in Burial A-47 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 606, Burial A-47" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 36.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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