SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.709, Burial 9, Vessel No. 34
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 2.8; 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 four times around the vessel. The scrolls end in hooked arms, and one line in each encircling scroll line has small excised tick marks on it. The scrolls originate in upper and lower open triangle elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved bottle, Burial 9, Vessel No. 34, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.709, Burial 9, Vessel 34" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 48.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
Tell us how this article helped you.