SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 59
NON-PLASTICS: grog, bone, and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Bowl with a Redwine mode lip
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip, with seven lobes along the lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown (10YR 5/2); fire clouding on the base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.5 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 10.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 10.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.25 liters
DECORATION: The vessel has a curvilinear engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel that begins at upper and lower parts of the vessel at upper and lower hatched or cross-hatched triangular elements, and meets in the center at a small hatched circle. There are wider cross-hatched zones on the two arms of the scroll to either side of the small hatched circle.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bowl, Rumsey site, Vessel 59.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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