SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Lone Star Lake
VESSEL NO.: 38
VESSEL FORM: Olla
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 3/2)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown (10YR 3/2)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 7.3 mm, neck
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the neck
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 22.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.1; 23.4 cm maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.6 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has four sets of curvilinear scrolls with two arms, beginning at upper and lower hatched triangles, that circle into one another but that is not marked by a central engraved or excised circle. A red clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: cf. Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified olla, Lone Star Lake site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Lone Star Lake 38" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 83.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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