SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Keith
VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Pot 8
NON-PLASTICS: bone and grog
VESSEL FORM: Bottle
RIM AND LIP FORM: Missing
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a reducing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: gray (10YR 5/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 4.6 mm, body
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.5+
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A; 10.2 cm at maximum body diameter
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.46 liters
DECORATION: The body has four sets of curvilinear engraved scroll lines or arms that hook around each other and have small excised triangular areas where the upper and lower scroll lines meet. The scrolls originate from upper and lower hatched triangles.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder
Wilder Engraved, var. Wilder bottle, Burial 1, Pot 8, Keith site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Burial 1, Pot 8, Keith" (2020). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 84.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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