SITE NO.: 41MR12
FEATURE: Burial III
VESSEL NO.: 41MR12-44
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl with a direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded, lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
WALL THICKNESS: 6.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT: 6.3 cm
ORIFICE DIAMETER: 14.2 cm
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK: N/A
BASE DIAMETER: 5.6 cm
ESTIMATED VOLUME: 0.55 liters
DECORATION: interlocking curvilinear engraved scroll repeated eight times on the vessel rim. There are hatched zones both above and below each of the scrolls. A red clay pigment has been rubbed into the engraved lines.
TYPE: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved vessel from Burial III at the Ben McKinney site, MR12-44.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41MR12, Burial III, 44" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 59.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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