Vessel 50 (2003.08.985)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim with a flat, exterior folded lip; Redwine mode lip (Walters 2010)
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the lip and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown; fire clouding on the lower body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.8 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on rim and body
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished on rim and body
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.6
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.6
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.49
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are divided by sets of closely-spaced vertical engraved lines, and the central part of the scroll is marked by sets of two to three closely-spaced vertical engraved lines that extend from the top to the bottom of the scroll.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Vessel 50, Burial 10.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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