VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1262
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 base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): base, 8.6 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 9.7
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 21.0
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 20.9
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 7.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.2
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel, outlined by upper and lower horizontal engraved lines, has a horizontal scroll motif repeated three times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill elements consist of pendant triangles. The scroll dividers are excised vertical lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: white pigment in the engraved lines
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified carinated bowl, Vessel No. 2003.08.1262.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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