SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Burial I
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-51
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with a direct rim and a rounded, slightly exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: 6.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT: 11.2 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 19.1 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: N/A
BASE DIAMETER: 5.7 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 1.3 liters
DECORATION: Engraved interlocking scrolls repeated four times on the vessel rim. There are zones filled with 20 curvilinear lines both above and below the scroll element, and the central scroll line has a series of small triangular tick marks on it.
TYPE: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved vessel MR12-51 from Burial I at the Ben McKinney site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41MR12, Burial I, 51" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 58.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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