VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Vessel 61; 2003.08.698
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and hematite; sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light reddish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.79
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has four sets of engraved scrolls with either hooked arms or an S-shaped element in the scroll line. Each scroll is separated from the other by X-shaped engraved brackets that extend from the top to the bottom of the rim panel (Figure 219). There is a single horizontal engraved line at the top of the panel, and just under the vessel lip.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Taylor Engraved
cf. Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Frank Smith cemetery, Burial 3, Vessel 61.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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