Vessel 32 (2003.08.1274)
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog-organics
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
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)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown to light grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.1 mm; body, 5.0 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 19.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 19.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an interlocking horizontal scroll, probably repeated four times around the vessel, as well as ticked negative ovals and S-shaped elements defined by excised areas. These elements are placed above the interlocking scrolls.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in the engraved lines on the rim panel
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated rim sherd, Vessel 32, Burial 6.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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