SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 19, Pot 2
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl; organic residue on interior and exterior surfaces
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 14.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 29.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 26.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 3.7 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved alternate nested triangle motif repeated six times around the vessel; there are six triangles with their apex pointed towards the carination and six with their apex pointing towards the rim. Each nested triangle has excised and/or hatched corners as well as an excised hook or spur within it. There is also an interior horizontal engraved line at the vessel carination point.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Williams
Ripley Engraved, var. Williams carinated bowl, Burial 19, Pot 2.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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