Vessel 224 (2003.08.1292)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Compound bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the rim
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): base, 11.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.8
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The upper rim panel appears to be decorated with a single and centrally placed horizontal engraved line. There is at least one short diagonal engraved line drawn from the central horizontal line. There is a faint engraved design on the lower panel that has a hooked arm element that is part of a scroll, and a triangular-shaped scroll fill zone that has a single hatched column in it.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: cf. Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved compound bowl, Vessel 224, Burial 38.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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