SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Burial I
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-65
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a direct rim and a rounded but slight exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: N/A
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT: 10.1 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 3.4 cm at the neck
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: 8.3 cm on the bottle body
BASE DIAMETER: 4.3 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.17 liters
DECORATION: Engraved spirals or scrolls and hooked arms that are repeated four times on the vessel body. There are hatched zones both above and below the spirals or scrolls, and these are pendant from sets of horizontal engraved lines that encircle the top (3 lines) and bottom (2 lines) of the vessel body.
TYPE: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved bottle (MR12-65) from Burial I at the Ben McKinney site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41MR12, Burial I, 65" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 57.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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