SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 514, Burial A-45
VESSEL FORM: Olla
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog-organics
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 7.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 31.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 11.0; maximum body diameter: 28.0 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 9.0 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of curvilinear engraved scrolls that wrap around each other and meet in an open circle. The curvilinear engraved lines begin at the apex of upper and lower open pendant triangle elements that have hatched corners.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder olla, No. 514, H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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