SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: H. R. Taylor
VESSEL NO.: 585, Burial A-46
VESSEL FORM: Bottle, miniature
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (IN MM): rim, 3.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 2.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 2.6; maximum body diameter: 4.8 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 2.7 cm, circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.1
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has four sets of curvilinear engraved scrolls that hook around each other but do not meet. The scrolls begin at the apex of either upper or lower open pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY (IF KNOWN): Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified bottle (No. 585) in Burial A-46 at the H. R. Taylor site.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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