SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.37, Burial 8, Vessel No. 32
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light grayish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 3.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 2.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 2.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.6; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has an engraved scroll motif that is repeated five times around the vessel; the scrolls end in hooked arm elements. There is a zone of tool punctates on the upper body, above the engraved scrolls.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved spool neck bottle, Burial 8, Vessel No. 52, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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