SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Keeling
VESSEL NO.: 2003.010.031
NON-PLASTICS: grog and bone
VESSEL FORM: Jar or olla
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: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown (10YR 6/4)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 8.1 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 13.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 6.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.64 liters
DECORATION: The vessel body has a hooked arm engraved scroll that is repeated four times around the vessel. There are small triangular elements at the upper and lower ends of the vessel that divide the hooked arm scrolls from one another; the hooked arms of the scroll begin at the apex of the triangular elements. There is a single horizontal engraved line above the vessel base.
TYPE: Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified
Wilder Engraved, var. unspecified olla, Keeling site, Vessel .031.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Keeling site, Vessel .031" (2021). Index of Texas Archaeology: Wilder Engraved. 86.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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