SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 262, Burial A-22
VESSEL FORM: Olla
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 6.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 32.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.7
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.5; maximum body diameter: 27.5 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.3
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of curvilinear scrolls that arc around each other, but do not meet. The ends of the scrolls have been thickened by curvilinear excised areas. The scrolls begin at the apex of large upper and lower triangle elements with hatched corners.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified olla, No. 262, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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