SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Hyte
VESSEL NO.: 2003.08.1573
NON-PLASTICS AND PASTE: 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: brown; fire clouds on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: yellowish-brown; fire clouds on the body and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): rim, 5.2 mm; body, 6.3 mm; base, 10.4 mm
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: none
HEIGHT (IN CM): N/A
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 14.4
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 14.1
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM) AND SHAPE OF BASE: N/A; circular and flat
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): N/A
DECORATION (INCLUDING MOTIF AND ELEMENTS WHEN APPARENT): The rim panel has an engraved curvilinear and horizontal scroll motif repeated four times around the vessel. The motifs are divided by either excised brackets or a single vertical engraved line with upper and lower excised triangles. Above and below the scrolls are a series of excised pendant triangles.
PIGMENT USE AND LOCATION ON VESSEL: none
TYPE AND VARIETY [IF KNOWN]: Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, cf. var. Gandy carinated bowl rim sherd section, Hyte site.
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Perttula, Timothy K. and Selden, Robert Z. Jr., "Hyte, 2003.08.1573" (2019). Index of Texas Archaeology: Ripley Engraved. 299.
American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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