SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.876, Burial 4, Vessel No. 23
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded lip
CORE COLOR: A (fired and cooled in an oxidizing environment)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.2 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
HEIGHT (IN CM): 4.8
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 8.6
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 4.2; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.25
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll and circle motif that is repeated four times around the vessel. The central circle element has small central excised circles, dots, or open circles. The upper and lower scroll fill zones are triangular elements that are either open or excised.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Galt
Ripley Engraved, var. Galt carinated bowl, Burial 4, Vessel No. 23, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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