SITE NAME OR SITE NUMBER: Johns
VESSEL NO.: Burial 16, Pot 10b
VESSEL FORM: Carinated bowl
RIM AND LIP FORM: Direct rim and a rounded, exterior folded lip
CORE COLOR: G (fired in a reducing environment and cooled in the open air)
HEIGHT (IN CM): 17.0
ORIFICE DIAMETER (IN CM): 27.3
DIAMETER AT BOTTOM OF RIM OR NECK (IN CM): 27.0
BASE DIAMETER (IN CM): 8.3
ESTIMATED VOLUME (IN LITERS): 4.2 liters
DECORATION: The rim has an engraved scroll motif repeated three times around the vessel. In this case, the scroll motifs are back to back and outlined by cross-hatched areas or dividing brackets between the scrolls. Each scroll has a central scroll line that hooks around the upper and lower scroll fill zones. The fill zones have cross-hatched brackets and columns as well as sets of single vertical engraved lines.
TYPE: cf. Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy
Ripley Engraved, var. Gandy carinated bowl, Burial 16, Pot 10b
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American Southeast, Caddo, Ceramic, Pottery, Archaeology, Anthropology
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