SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.39, Burial 1, Vessel No. 9
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog and sandy paste
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
RIM AND LIP FORM: Everted rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: black
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 3.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 3.3; maximum body diameter of 6.2 cm
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 3.9; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.11
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel body has engraved vertical scrolls that hook around each other, but do not meet; the scrolls have a wider hatched area opposite where the scroll arms pass each other. The scrolls originate in upper and lower triangle elements with cross-hatched and excised corners.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified bottle, Burial 1, Vessel No. 9, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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