SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 51
NON-PLASTICS: grog and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: Undetermined
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red (10R 4/6)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: red (10R 4/6); fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.6 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.79 liters
DECORATION: The rim has four sets of scrolls that end in hooked arms. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have vertical engraved lines. The vessel is red-slipped on both interior and exterior vessel surfaces.
TYPE: Taylor Engraved
Taylor Engraved carinated bowl, Rumsey site, Vessel 51.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP3, Vessel #51" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Taylor Engraved. 99.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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