Vessel 219 (2003.08.1257)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.8 mm; body, 7.2 mm; base, 9.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.5
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.90
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll and hooked arm motif repeated four times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are triangular-shaped, and filled with diagonal lines, a small excised area, and a hooked arm element at one end of the scroll fill zone.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Vessel 219, Burial 38.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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