SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 31, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
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)
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 26.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.4
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved pendant triangle motif repeated four times around the vessel. The four central elements include circles (with an inner excised circle with rays) alternating with diamonds; the diamonds also have an inner excised circle. A white kaolin clay pigment has been rubbed in the engraved lines. There is also an interior engraved line at the vessel carination.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney
Rim sherds from a Ripley Engraved, var. McKinney carinated bowl, Burial 31, Pot 2.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 31, Pot 2" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 132.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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