SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: J. O. and Henry Brown
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.337, Burial 3, Vessel No. 5
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
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 to black
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 3.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the neck
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.5; circular and round
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.17
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The body has four engraved panels of concentric spirals that end in hooked arms.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved spool-necked bottle, Burial 3, Vessel No. 5, J. O. and Henry Brown site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS261, 2003.08.337, Burial 4, Vessel 5" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 51.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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