SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 34, Burial A-4
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and bone
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.2 mm; body, 7.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 12.2
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.6; maximum body diameter: 7.9 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.0, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.25
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has a series of curvilinear engraved lines, the centermost of which end in a hooked arm element. The hooked arm element is repeated four times around the vessel.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved bottle, No. 34, H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 34, Burial A-4" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 7.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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