VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1342
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the body and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim and body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.0 mm; body, 7.3 mm; base, 8.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 8.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 15.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 15.2
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.2
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.73
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim has an engraved continuous scroll repeated four times around the vessel. the scroll does not have a central scroll line. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are elongated triangles with two columns filled with cross-hatched engraved lines; these are divided by a single vertical engraved line.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Vessel No. 2003.08.1342.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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