Vessel 154 (2003.08.1280)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone and hematite
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a flat, exterior folded, lip; Redwine mode rim (see Walters 2010)
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the body
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm; body, 7.7 mm; base, 10.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 16.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.4
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.44
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif that is repeated four times around the vessel. Each triangle-shaped scroll fill zone has vertical hatched lines, and there is also a small, open, and plain box-shaped engraved element within the fill zones.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Vessel 154, Burial 29.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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