VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Vessel 5; 2003.08.632
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog-organics
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 28.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 10.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif, repeated four times around the vessel, that has hooked arm elements at either end of the scroll. The scrolls are divided from each other by a single vertical engraved line with upper and lower excised triangles. The upper and lower scroll fill zones include hooked arms, excised triangles, and vertical to curvilinear engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Enis Smith site, Burial 1, Vessel 5.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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