VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1263
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment, and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the body
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.4 mm; body, 5.6 mm; base, 7.3 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): N/A
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The vessel rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif repeated an unknown number of times around the vessel. The central circle has a smaller circle within it that has pendant triangles (or sun rays). The upper and lower scroll fill zones have curvilinear lines, semi-circles, or sets of vertical engraved lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl rim sherds, Vessel No. 2003.08.1263.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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