SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.871, Burial 6, Vessel No. 45
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Inverted rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 6.9 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 15.5
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 18.9
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 16.3
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 6.9; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 2.6
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim is divided into four panels that have an engraved scroll motif. The upper and lower scroll fill zones consist of single horizontal engraved lines that end in open triangle elements. The scroll motifs are divided by brackets with S-shaped elements.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. unspecified
Engraved carinated bowl, Burial 6, Vessel No. 45, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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