SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns (41CP12)
VESSEL NO.: Burial 3, Pot 7
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim with a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 4/3)
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 4/3)
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.9 mm, rim; 6.7 mm, body; 7.3 mm, base
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed on the rim
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 30.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.7
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 6.7+
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.6 liters
DECORATION: The rim panel has five upper and lower sets of engraved alternating nested triangles. Each nested triangle has ovals or negative ovals within them delineating by engraved, excised, or cross-hatched zones or small triangular areas. One of the ovals has a small central engraved dot within it.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Williams
Ripley Engraved, var. Williams carinated bowl (Burial 3, Pot 7) from the Johns site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41CP12, Burial 3 Pot 7" (2018). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 268.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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