VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1104
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: direct rim and a flat lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.7 mm; body, 4.9 mm; base, 5.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 13.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 13.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 5.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.39
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated three times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are simple excised curvilinear to elongated triangular areas. The scroll dividers have backwards negative S-shaped elements outlined by excised areas that fill up the remainder of the columnar dividers.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red pigment in engraved lines
TYPE [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Vessel No. 2003.08.1104.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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