VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.953
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 9.1 mm; body, 9.7 mm; base, 12.5 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 28.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 8.7; flat and circular
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.0
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved slanting scroll motif that is repeated four times around the vessel; the scrolls end in a hooked arms element. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have excised vertical brackets and negative ovals.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Henry Williams cemetery, Vessel 2003.08.953.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41RU318, Carinated Bowl, Vessel 2003.08.953" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 61.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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