SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 8
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: B (fired and cooled in a low oxygen environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: very dark gray (10YR 3/1)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 5.2 mm, rim; 6.9 mm, body; 9.9 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.3
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.66 liters
DECORATION: The rim has six engraved panels with opposed horizontal diamond elements. Each of the diamonds has a small excised triangle within it. Also within the panel are two opposed engraved semi-circles. Each panel is divided from the others by single vertical engraved lines on either side of the panel.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Burial 3, Pot 8.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 3, Pot 8" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 13.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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