SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: G. W. Rumsey
VESSEL NO.: 28
NON-PLASTICS: grog, hematite, and bone
VESSEL FORM: Bottle with a collared neck (Figure 23)
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.7 mm, neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the body and burnished on the neck
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 4.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 4.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.41 liters
DECORATION: There are four repeating sets of curvilinear engraved scrolls on the vessel body. These scrolls hook around each other and meet in a small excised central circle. There is a widened zone of hatching along the outer sides of each of the scrolls. The scrolls begin from upper and lower engraved triangles, either plain or hatched on the corners.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle, Rumsey site, Vessel 28.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP3, Vessel #28" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 66.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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