SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Susie Slade
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.764, Burial 3
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: grog
VESSEL FORM: Bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and rounded lip
CORE COLOR: H (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: light yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the rim, body, and base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: dark grayish-brown
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 4.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 5.1
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 11.6
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): N/A
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: 5.1
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 0.24
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): the rim and body of the vessel have an engraved interlocking horizontal scroll motif repeated three times around the vessel. The dividing and interlocking engraved brackets are cross-hatched.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: red in engraved lines
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims
Ripley Engraved, var. Pilgrims bowl, Burial 3, Susie Slade site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "41HS13, 2003.08.764, Burial 3" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 295.
American Southwest, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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