SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.498, Burial 6, Vessel No. 18
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a spool neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.1; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.16
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has a meandering engraved scroll motif repeated five times around the vessel. The scrolls end in hooked arm elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved spool neck bottle, Burial 6, Vessel No. 18, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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