SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 1, Pot 5
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Slightly inverted rim and a rounded, exterior folded and interior beveled lip
CORE COLOR: F (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
INTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 4/3); fire clouding on the base
EXTERIOR SURFACE COLOR: brown (10YR 5/3); fire clouding on the rim, body, and base
WALL THICKNESS (RIM, BODY, AND BASE IN MM): 6.2 mm, rim
INTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: smoothed
EXTERIOR SURFACE TREATMENT: burnished
HEIGHT (IN CM): 11.4
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 24.5
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 25.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 9.0
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 1.7 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved continuous scroll motif repeated six times around the vessel. The upper and lower scroll fill zones have negative ovals and rectangles outlined by excising and hatched lines.
TYPE: Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter
Ripley Engraved, var. Carpenter carinated bowl, Burial 1, Pot 5.
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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