SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 34, Pot 4
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
HEIGHT (IN CM): 6.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.8
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.63 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll and semi-circle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The central semi-circles are either plain or have a second and smaller semi-circle within them; one of these smaller semi-circles has a short vertical engraved line within it. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and negative bisected ovals defined by hatched and excised areas. A white kaolin clay pigment has also been rubbed in the engraved lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell
Ripley Engraved, var. Caldwell carinated bowl, Burial 34, Pot 4.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 34, Pot 4" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 120.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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