SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 7, Burial A-2
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded 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, 5.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.0 cm; circular and rounded
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.16
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The bowl has single upper and lower horizontal engraved lines, along with an engraved element repeated four times around the vessel. The element consists of two curvilinear engraved zones that wrap around each other; one of the curvilinear engraved zones has a cross-hatched zone within it, and the other is plain.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): cf. Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified bowl (No. 7) from Burial A-2 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS3, 7, Burial A-2" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 20.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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