SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 180, Burial A-14
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted 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, 6.6 mm; body, 7.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 5.7; maximum body diameter: 11.4 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 7.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.5
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The neck has a single horizontal engraved line below the lip. The vessel body has curvilinear engraved lines that wrap around each other and meet at an open circle; the engraved lines begin at upper and lower pendant triangle elements with hatched or excised corners. Portions of the lines have been widened by cross-hatched zones, and there is a narrow hatched zone that encircles the upper body of the vessel.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle, No. 180, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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