VESSEL NO.: 5-28-85
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct 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 brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 5.7 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.4; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved meandering scroll that is repeated six times around the vessel; the scrolls end in a hooked arm element. The central scroll line has small excised pendant triangles on it. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are filled with a series of vertical engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Arms Creek, 5-28-85" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 93.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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