SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 5, Pot 5
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a slightly flaring neck
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.4 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 27.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.2
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 7.3; maximum body diameter is 20.8 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.1 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has four sets of curvilinear scrolls whose upper and lower arms circle around each other and meet at a large central circle. That central circle also has a small central dot within it. The arms of the scroll begin from upper and lower body hatched triangles and have widened and excised arms on either side of the central engraved circle; one of these triangles has a single hatched pendant triangle within it.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle from Burial 5, Pot 5.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 5, Pot 5" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 2.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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