SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Patton
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.596, Burial 6, Vessel No. 39
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: bone and grog
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light reddish-brown
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light reddish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.1 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 7.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.1
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.8; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.58
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The scroll motifs are divided by open brackets. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have a series of short arcing lines.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 6, Vessel No. 39, Patton site.
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American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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